Original Document: "No Adverse Impact How-To Guide: Mitigation” ASFPM, 2016. Pages 42-43.
Summary: This case study illustrates how the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services Division mitigates flood damages using No Adverse Impact techniques. Specifically, the community acquires flood-prone structures through several types of buyout programs. These properties are restored to floodplain, thereby reducing future flood risk.
For more information, contact the ASFPM Flood Science Center.