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FlashFlood NEWS is a semi-annual online newsletter that offers information and education on topics that are of current interest in the field of floodplain management and the National Flood Insurance Program.

Published by the North Carolina Association of Floodplain Managers (www.ncafpm.org), FlashFlood includes reports from the North Carolina regional representatives, educational opportunities, and membership information, in addition to topical articles of current interest written by our board members, government officials, and consultants in the field of floodplain management. Articles include topics such as floodplain mapping, coastal issues, mitigation planning, and stormwater management. We also have space reserved for job openings in the field of floodplain management.

Our targeted audience is the members of the North Carolina Association of Floodplain Managers (NCAFPM), but FlashFlood NEWS is can be viewed online by any interested readers.

Current Issue (Fall 2016)

Highlights: Remembering the Great Flood of 1916 • From the Chairman: Hurricane Matthew • ASFPM Annual Conference • Dry Floodproofing • Elevation Certification Clarified • NC FPM Update • NCAFPM Spring Conference • FINMAN Hits the Mark • Toolbox for Sustainable Investments • CFM News • Regional Reports • NFIP Coordinator's Corner • News from ASFPM

Download or view pdf version of this issue.

Deadline for sending in articles for the Spring 2017 issue of FlashFlood is March 1, 2017.

FlashFlood is funded by sponsorships from consultants and vendors. Please see the Media Kit with details about the newsletter and sponsorship options. If you are interested in sponsoring or would like more information, contact Kelly Keesling.

Archived Issues
2016 Issue 1 (Spring 2016)
2015 Issue 2 (Fall 2015)
2015 Issue 1 (Spring 2015)
2014 Issue 2 (Fall 2014)
2014 Issue 1 (Spring 2014)
2013 Issue 2 (Fall 2013)
2013 Issue 1 (Spring 2013)
2012 Issue 2 (Fall 2012)
2012 Issue 1 (Spring 2012)
2011 Issue 2 (Fall 2011)
2011 Issue 1 (Spring 2011)
2010 Issue 2 (Fall 2010)
2010 Issue 1 (Spring 2010)

For newsletters prior to 2010, please contact Kelly Keesling.