Emergency Management Resources
Hazard Mitigation is a sustained action that reduces or
eliminates long-term risk to people and property from natural
hazards and their effects. Mitigation is not prevention, but
rather steps that can be taken to reduce or eliminate the
effects of disasters when they do strike.
The Mobile Incident Command Vehicle (MICV), purchased with Homeland Security Funds, is designed for multi-agency use within the Yuba County Operational Area, which includes the incorporated and unincorporated areas of Yuba
As part of our role
to provide the County with emergency and disaster information we would
like to recommend the following websites. These agencies
are dedicated to providing valuable information designed to assist you
in being prepared.
During a disaster it is important to
stay informed, listen to your local authorities
and keep your radio and/or television turned on. The following websites
also provide up to date information.
After a disaster some assistance may be available to you.
Various government and non profit organizations provide
assistance to those that become victims of a disaster.
However, most assistance is short term and deals only with
immediate needs. Long term assistance will most likely
come in the form of a loan which will need to be repaid. The following agencies can provide additional
information that can assist you after a disaster.