Region 1 Canadian-Upper Red Flood Planning Region
Twenty-one (21) major lakes and reservoirs are located completely or partially within this region along the Canadian River in the panhandle and the upper reaches of the Red River and their many tributaries along Texas’s Northern border. The Pease River, Wichita River and Little Wichita River feed the Upper Red River before it enters Lake Texoma in the adjacent Region 2. Region 1 includes large expanses of the High and Rolling Plains in the Texas panhandle.
For a detailed map of Region 1, please visit the Texas Natural Resources Information System (TNRIS) Flood Planning Regions Map Collection.
Population Estimate (2019): 603,648
Approximate Area: 34,616 square miles
Approximate Stream Miles: 20,223
Approximate NFIP Claims (1975-2019): $29,850,539
*indicates this county is partially within this RFPG and is also represented by at least one other RFPG
Major Cities (Population greater than 25,000):
Major Lakes & Reservoirs:
Ecoregions of Texas Represented:
Regional Flood Planning Group Meeting Minutes & Updates
Please see the RFPG Meeting Schedule webpage for information on the past and upcoming meetings.