Citizen Reporting
For the Red River Flood

About CRED

CRED ( was designed to facilitate community monitoring of the Red River basin during the spring runoff. Anyone in the region can use CRED to submit timely reports and photographs from their mobile devices for review by partners at local and federal agencies.

CRED is a service of the International Water Institute through partnership with Houston Engineering, Inc. CRED was initially made possible as part of a Watershed Feasibility Study sponsored by the US Army Corps of Engineers, the Red River Watershed Management Board, and the ND Red River Joint Water Resources District.

CRED has been tested on a wide variety of devices, including the latest Android and iOS versions as well as modern desktop browsers. If you are having any issues using CRED please contact us at