Flooding and Sandbag Information

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Sandbags are available in key locations througout the Shuswap area for property owners who want to protect their property from flooding.  Property owners are responsible for taking steps and having the necessary equipment to protect their properties from flooding.

Sand and Sandbag Locations 2018

To report a flooding incident involving immediate danger to life, please call 911.  If an incident could potentially be a risk to public safety, please call the Shuswap Emergency Program Operations Centre at 250.833.3351.  Report all other flooding incidents to the Provincial Emergency Reporting Line at 1.800.663.3456.

Further flooding information and sandbagging tips can be found on the Shuswap Emergency Program web page of on the PreparedBC website.