Higher Standards: The Value of Floodplain Management

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Flooding is the most common and costly natural disaster in the U.S., causing millions of dollars of damages each year. Floodplain management can help communities reduce losses, protect valuable economic and natural resources, and, more importantly, save lives. Learn how communities can reduce the physical and financial impacts of future flooding through floodplain management.

Video by Juanita Thompson – Aug 15, 2018