Spring Floods 2019

Federal Response to Spring Floods 2019


Keep up-to-date about the Government of Canada’s response to Spring Floods 2019.


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What we are doing

Canadian Armed Forces Operation LENTUS

Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Operation LENTUS. CAF response to floods, forest fires and natural disasters in Canada.

Interim Order No. 3 Respecting Flooded Areas

Transport Canada issued an Order to prohibit navigation by non-emergency vessels in specific flooded areas.

ESDC/Service Canada–Applying for Employment Insurance

Affected workers are encouraged to apply for Employment Insurance (EI) benefits online or in person, as soon as possible, even without a Record of Employment.

ISC Emergency Management

Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) partners with First Nations communities during emergencies.

Flooding in First Nation communities

Find out how to prepare for floods and find information about flood risk monitoring in your region.


Get the latest weather and detailed forecasts for locations across Canada.


Get the latest forecasts and alerts from WeatherCAN

Water Survey of Canada

Provides crucial information to help forewarn Canadians of potential flooding dangers.

Canadian Coast Guard - Navigational Warnings

Information for the marine community on marine hazards, current activities and other pertinent info.

NRCan Emergency Geomatics Service Flood Maps

Maps of floods and river ice break-up from Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) produced from satellite imagery for emergency response.

Flood cleanup: keep in mind indoor air quality

After a flood, it's important to clean your home as soon as possible to protect your health.

Addressing moisture and mould in your home

Health Canada considers indoor mould growth to be a significant health hazard.

Responding to Emergency Events

How municipal, provincial/territorial and the federal government responds to emergency events.

Get Prepared – Floods

Floods are the most frequent natural hazard in Canada. Learn what do during and after a flood.


Floods - What to Do?

A detailed guide explaining what steps should be taken before, during and after a flood.

Red Cross - Spring Flooding 2019

The Canadian Red Cross is working closely with municipal and provincial authorities to support those affected by the 2019 floods.

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