ABSTRACT

Risk MAP Success Story: Coweta County, Georgia Enhances Countywide Hazard Mitigation Plan Using Flood Risk Products   [open pdf - 294KB]

"This page describes the successes that came about from implementing the Risk MAP process at Coweta County, Georgia. It is intended for state and community officials, mitigation and urban planners and other individuals interested in how the Risk MAP program and project cycle can benefit their community in identifying and mitigating flood hazards. Georgia's unique geographic location exposes the state and its citizens to severe weather and flooding at any time of the year. The State of Georgia has averaged a federal disaster declaration about once a year in the last fifteen years."

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Date:
2015-05-04
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Public Domain
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Federal Emergency Management Agency: http://www.fema.gov/
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pdf
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