Flood Resources

Mattagami River Flood 1996

Mattagami River Flood 1996

April/May 2019 Flooding Update:

Sand bag filling stations have been set up at the following locations if you require bags to protect your property.

  • Mountjoy Arena, Timmins
  • Confederation Sports Centre, Timmins

We recommend that you look at the following sites to assist in preparing your family and property in the event of a flood.

Get Prepared :Government of Canada site providing information on preparing yourself for flooding and tips for protecting your property.

Flood Smart Canada : Provides information on the risks, what you can do to prepare, and what to do if you experience a flood.

Ontario Floods : Province of Ontario site providing information on preparing for and protecting yourself in the event of a flood.

Porcupine Health Unit : The Porcupine Health Unit provides information on what do do in the event of a flood.

Publications and Brochures

Mattagami Region Conservation Authority 2019 Flood Warning Manual (pdf)

Flood Forecast and Warning—What is it? (Conservation Ontario pamphlet)

Some Common Questions About Floodproofing (pdf)

Weather Links

The Weather Network

Environment Canada

Historic Weather and Climate (Environment Canada)