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Wildfire and Storm Resources


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Sign up for emergency alerts through  Wireless Emergency Alerts get you critical information quickly, including evacuations and major road closures

Alerts are issued when an imminent threat to life or property exists in your area, including severe man-made or natural disasters such as earthquakes or wildfires.


To help protect you and your family in the future, FEMA has tips for how to be prepared for severe weather.   

Click here for additional information about the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).


Disaster Declarations

None at this time.

County’s Office of Emergency Services:


The California Office of Emergency Services offers resources for individuals, business, schools, and local or tribal governments.


Disaster Assistance

Other government agencies offer disaster assistance for those affected by droughts or flooding. The U.S. Small Business Administration can provide low-interest disaster loans for qualifying homeowners, businesses, and other organizations. They offer both Physical Disaster Loans and Economic Disasters Injury Loans for those who qualify.


Agriculture producers can also seek assistance under qualifying disasters through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency (FSA). For assistance inquiries, contact your local FSA office.  The best points of contact for producers are below:


Monterey/Santa Cruz County FSA                        

744 LaGuardia Street, Bldg A                                   

Salinas, CA 93905                                                     

Vivian Soffa                                                               

County Executive Director                                        



San Benito/Santa Clara County FSA

2337 Technology Pkwy

Hollister, CA 95023

Jeannine Leyva

County Executive Director



For more information, please visit the California State FSA page.