Guidebook for Agricultural Flood Preparedness and Mitigation Planning in Delta

This guidebook is intended to help Delta farmers reduce the impacts of floods on their farms. The accompanying process draws on local producers’ knowledge and expertise about drainage, diking, soils, livestock handling, and crop production. The guidebook uses a step‐ by‐ step process to help:
  • 􀁸  Increase understanding of flood hazards and mitigation strategies;
  • 􀁸  Create farm level flood preparedness plans and adaptation strategies for each participating farmer; and
  •   Identify key barriers to implementing flood preparedness actions at the farm level.