Flooding in Iowa Homepage
INTRODUCTION TO FLOODING IN IOWA
The Flooding in Iowa Project is a series of web-based videos designed to educate local officials and the general public about floodplains, flood risks, and basic floodplain management principles. The videos are divided into five categories: Introduction to the NFIP, Understanding Flooding, Floodplain Mapping, Floodplain Regulation, and Flood Insurance. The tabs located on the top of this web page take you to each of these categories where you will find the related videos and participant materials.
Use this three minute video to familiarize yourself with the navigation of the website, website features, and the resources provided through the Flooding in Iowa Project.
Use the following links to learn more about flooding, and to connect with several of the resources referenced in this video series.
- Flooding in Iowa Program Brochure Available For Download
- Flooding in Iowa: Desk Reference for Local Officials Available for Download
- NFIP Key Terms (FEMA Glossary)
- FEMA Home Page
- FEMA Map Service Center
- Iowa DNR Floodplain Management Division
- Iowa Flood Center
- Iowa Floodplain and Stormwater Management Association (IFSMA)
- Association of State Floodplain Managers