Dealing with Flooding – 2013

 

The resources on this page provide information Iowans can use to plan before a flood situation, recover and clean up from flood water damage, and conserve water. To find current conditions in Iowa, visit the DNR Current Disasters in Iowa website and follow flood and drought conditions in the state; find resources and assistance information.

Before Flood Preparations

Crops

Clean Up

Health and Safety

 

Mold

  • A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture, and Your Home — provides information and guidance for homeowners and renters on how to clean up residential mold problems and how to prevent mold growth; from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Resolving Mold Problems — (10/2010 webinar) presented by Kenneth Hellevang, North Dakota State University Extension

Private Wells

Stress Management

        Hotlines

  • Iowa Concern Hotline: 800-447-1985
    Help and referrals for dealing with stress, crisis and loss in times of disaster.
  • Teenline — (800)443-8336 Available all hours, all days. Personal and health-related information and referral.

 

Water Conservation