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Mitigation is a Smart Investment Graphic

This graphic includes text overe an image of a living space underwater, with a couch and other items floating in the water. The text at top reads: 'Every $1 spent on mitigation saves $6 in future disaster costs.' Underlined beneat that it reads: "Estimated Flood Loss Potential." It further reads: 1 inch of water: $23,635; 5 inches of water: $31,425; 10 inches of water: $38.983; 24 inches of water: $44,325; what can you afford?
On the bottom left, it reads: Mitigation is a smart investment. On the bottom right it reads: Learn ways to mitigate at www.fema.gov.
Source of data: The Big Cost of Flooding.

Every $1 spent on mitigation saves $6 in future disaster costs. This graphic shows that even a small amount of water can cause thousands of dollars in damage. Mitigation is a smart investment. Learn more at FEMA.gov.

Photo by Corey Rigby - Jun 26, 2018
Last Updated: June 29, 2018