State Hazard Mitigation Plan (SHMP)
This Plan outlines California State Government's understanding and evaluation of the hazards the state faces and the strategies, goals, and activities it will pursue to address them.
2010 State Hazard Mitigation Plan (SHMP)
Approved by FEMA on October 6, 2010 as an Enhanced State Mitigation Plan, the SHMP represents California's primary hazard mitigation guidance document and provides an updated and comprehensive description of the state's historical and current hazard analysis, mitigation strategies, goals and objectives. The SHMP reflects the state's commitment to reducing, preventing or eliminating potential risks and impacts of natural and human-caused disasters in keeping our families, homes, businesses, communities, and visitors to California, as safe as possible.
Click to view the 2010 SHMP
Comment on the 2010 SHMP
2010 SHMP Executive Summary (PDF)
Previously Approved California SHMPs
Guidance & Regulations
Link to other States hazard mitigation plans
SHMP Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- What is the State of California Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan (SHMP)?
- What is an Enhanced SHMP?
- Does California have an Enhanced or Standard SHMP?
- How can I receive a copy of the current State of California Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan?