To provide Cochise County citizens with education on flood hazards, building requirements, and information about the National Flood Insurance Program in order to reduce flood damage and maintain the environmental benefits provided by floodplains.
Floodplain Interactive Maps
If a building or residence is determined to be located in a Floodplain then Floodplain use permits are required. If you are considering developing in a floodplain then the Developing Your Floodplain Brochure (PDF) may be helpful.
Floodplains provide important environmental services for people and wildlife. This Riparian Habitat Brochure (PDF) explains how.
Where to Get More Information
If you have concerns about anything related to seasonal flooding, flood insurance or matters concerning home construction, please look for additional information in the FAQs section. You may find answers to your questions here, and you can refer back to specific items as necessary.