Eagle County has updated the Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan, as required by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA). This plan has received preliminary approval from FEMA pending adoption by all of the plan participants. The 2012 Eagle County Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan details Hazards and the associated risks found in Eagle County and identifies measures to mitigate or lessen the impacts of those hazards.
Preparing for any kind of emergency situation begins with individual preparedness. This requires having the basic skills and equipment to protect yourself and your family. The Ready Colorado website provides tips for preparing yourself for various kinds of disasters that can occur.