Federal Emergency Management Agency

Why We Map Flood Risks: A Guide to Floodplain Management and Flood Insurance

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This brochure provides an overview of flood hazard mapping from how a flood map is produced to how flood maps are used for flood insurance and floodplain management purposes. The brochure also provides some explanation about viewing a flood map and covers the options for changing a flood map.
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1.79MApril 30, 2014
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