The Developmental and Environmental Impact of the National Flood Insurance Program: A Summary Research Report

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This sub-study assess FEMA’s compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act and Executive Order 11988; evaluates litigation in cases where the NFIP is alleged to have encouraged development of habitat protected by the Endangered Species Act; gathers data about community perceptions of the role of the NFIP in development and homeowner perception of flood risk; examines what types of communities use incentives in the Community Rating System to adopt floodplain protection practices; and examines the NFIP’s relationship to the Coastal Barrier Resource System.
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