Under Water: Policies to Avoid a Perfect Storm

18 June 2014 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location: 145B

Session Description:

Thunderstorm at the spring fieldPolicies around flooding and floodplain mapping have long been a contentious issue. This panel seeks to look deeply into the policies and events that have shaped our nation’s flood rules and regulations. Government and private perspectives will discuss mapping and gathering data, information exchange, and what it means for those communities living in flood prone areas.