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FloodSmart online materials

https://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/pages/partner/preparation_recovery.jsp

https://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/pages/partner/social_media.jsp

 

 The Community Rating System: Making it Work for Louisiana 

 

Flood Economics 

 

6 Tips for Restoring Louisiana Homes to Reduce Damage in Future Floods 

 

FEMA Federal Assistance Information 

 

Rain Ready 

RainReady helps people manage flooding and drought in a time of climate change. 

 

Disaster Toolkit

Resources for mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery and what to do during a disaster event. 

 

Storm Preparedness Outreach Materials 

The Risk Literacy curriculum was designed in Plain Language to teach the concepts of risk as subject matter in literacy programs, as well as teach literacy through risk education.

 

Outreach Materials for Schoolchildren

 

Louisiana FloodMaps Portal

Provided by LSU AgCenter. 

 

FEMA RASPLOT 

FEMA has issued the final release of RASPLOT version 3.0, which is now available for download from the RASPLOT webpage on fema.gov.

RASPLOT is a software program that allows users to create flood profiles and floodway data tables (FDTs) through the automated extraction of data from HEC-RAS hydraulic modeling files, as well as FIRM Databases. Flood profiles and FDTs are required for inclusion in the Flood Insurance Study reports issued for communities participating in FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program.

 

FloodSmart 

The official site of the NFIP

 

CPRA's Flood Risk and Resilience Viewer

Learn more about how flood risk impacts communities today and in the future, as well as how to make your community safer and more resilient. 

 

Community Rating System Information 

 

No Adverse Impact How-To Guide for Planning 

 

No Adverse Impact How-To Guide for Education & Outreach

 

Mississippi 'B' - 'E' Model Ordinance April 2011 (all flood zones) 

 

State and Regional Contacts: 

 

Pam Lightfoot, Floodplain Management Program Coordinator, pam.lightfoot@la.gov

Jonathan Swift, ISO/CRS Specialist, jlsmith@iso.com