These resources document the potential impacts of freshet flooding to agriculture in the Fraser Valley Regional District. Impacts were assessed/evaluated using various flood scenarios. Potential actions for flood mitigation and resilience are identified for various levels, including multi-partner, agriculture sector level and farm level. The report outlines:
The overall economic value of agricultural production in the Fraser Valley, focusing on areas at risk of flooding
Potential costs and losses for agriculture and associated businesses under several flood scenarios
Existing measures for mitigating flood risk and recovery
Options for reducing agricultural losses, increasing resilience and speeding recovery in case of a large flood
Accompanying maps show various flood scenarios under different conditions, for example, with and without dike breaches.