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FEMA Media Library

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Building Community Resilience with Nature-Based Solutions: A Guide for Local Communities

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FEMA Daily Public Assistance Grant Awards Activity 06-16-2021

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FEMA Daily Public Assistance Grant Awards Activity 06-16-2021

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Suspension of Community Eligibility Notice Effective 6/16/21

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Prioritizing Mitigation Actions for Critical Facilities

This analysis identifies critical facilities (such as schools and fire stations) that have the highest chance of severe flooding. You can use this recipe card to identify cost-effective structure and infrastructure projects that are more likely to receive grant funding.

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Reducing Risk in the Floodplain Training (Part 1)

This two-part training series takes a look at how to navigate and use the Reducing Risk the Floodplain Guide. The goal is to help communities leverage data and partnerships and promote integration.
Part 1: Overview
Part 1 is a one-hour overview of the guide highlighting challenges and best practices for reducing risk in the floodplain. The webinar presentation is available for download and a recording of the webinar is available by request.

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Reducing Risk in the Floodplain Scenario Worksheets

This series of worksheets provides a framework for engaging stakeholders in collective problem-solving. You can work through the applicable scenarios with planning, floodplain management, and emergency management staff to identify best practices for your community.

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Reducing Risk in the Floodplain Guide

Keeping families, businesses, and neighborhoods safe requires active collaboration among many community programs, including hazard mitigation planning, floodplain management, land use planning, economic development, and emergency management. The Reducing Risk in the Floodplain Guide uses common scenarios encountered in our region to show how collaboration can help communities overcome different challenges. Communities can take immediate action by incorporating best practices in data, partnerships, and integration.

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Natural Hazards Mitigation Planning Process

Understanding the mitigation planning process can help stakeholders remain engaged. This graphic provides an overview of the planning process, from forming the planning team to celebrating the adoption of the plan and bringing the plan to life.

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June 4, 2021 - June 10, 2021 - Weekly Obligations