Flood Management & Preparedness

Flood Preparedness Information for the Floodplain Residents of the City of Stanwood

The City of Stanwood sits at the bottom of the Stilliguamish River. Its location provides wonderful recreation opportunities. However, it also presents challenges, especially during times of heavy rain when the rivers rise and overflow their normal channels.

The information in this section is intended to provide you with valuable information on how to prepare, respond, and protect your property and family from the impacts of a flood disaster.

The City of Stanwood is in the AE flood zone with a 10-foot base flood elevation.

Historical Photo of 1908 Flood