The ASFPM Flood Science Center has recently completed two extensive reports:

 

Flood Mapping for the Nation

Since 1969, the US has invested $6.6 billion ($10.6 billion in 2019 dollars) in flood hazard mapping, resulting in nearly $22 billion in losses avoided. But we are far from completing the job, as only 1/3 of the nation's streams have currently been mapped. Visit Flood Mapping for the Nation to learn more.

 

Understanding and Managing Flood Risk: A Guide for Elected Officials

This comprehensive flood guide walks elected officials through the key information they need to fulfill their floodplain management responsibilities before, during, and after a flood event. Visit Understanding and Managing Flood Risk: A Guide for Elected Officials to access the report.


Research & Projects

See a list of all the projects we are currently working on or have completed.

Flood Science Resources

Locate resources in our library, explore flood-related maps, tools and data, and seek new educational opportunities.

About the FSC

Learn more about the Flood Science Center, our research interests, partnerships and staff.

Contact FSC

Get in touch with the Flood Science Center.