Southern Region

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There are 11 counties and two Mutual Aid Regions I and VI within the Southern Administration Region. Within the region, there are 226 incorporated cities that include one active and one retired nuclear plant. The total population of all cities and counties in the Southern Region is approximately 21,648,506.

The Southern Region geography is vast and varied with terrain consisting of valley floors, agricultural centers, watershed areas, foothill regions, mountain range areas and high desert regions.

Along with such diverse terrain, each area presents with its own set of challenges and threats that affect California. Those vulnerabilities include: ​ earthquakes, tsunami, wildfires, drought, river and flash flooding, dam and levee failures, pestilence, pandemic, terrorism, radiological hazards, and volcanoes.

​Southern Region Events



Region II MARAC Meeting Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=68Region II MARAC MeetingRegion II, Coastal Region, invites operational area partners in emergency management, law, fire, transportation, health, utilities, and other essential sectors to the MARAC. 9/9/2020 4:30:00 PM9/9/2020 6:00:00 PMVirtual. Contact the MARAC Coordinator to be added to the meeting distribution list.{CE310BD2-AFCE-415B-A915-22B6AAB54FAC}GP0|#065b718b-d598-44fd-a2c9-9f3cb3db8020;L0|#0065b718b-d598-44fd-a2c9-9f3cb3db8020|Regional Operations;GTSet|#35129ea4-2b69-4523-92bc-aa23dc2aa4fb0x0100E06C2D919CFD734A97280E79E87DD00B010100387324FD6D07944F8CCE6F443C5B6EED68


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