Demystifying FEMA and Floodplains Maps

floodplains

Learn from a Vermont rivers expert how to access and interpret FEMA, state flood hazard, and river corridor maps to determine if a property is at risk for flooding. Become informed about FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program requirements and benefits. Familiarize yourself with municipal and state regulations on existing properties within floodplains and river corridors. Develop an understanding of the natural behavior of rivers and how it informs state regulations. Meet your regional floddplain manager.

Eligible for 2 Vermont Real Estate License CE Credits

For more information and to register, contact Linda Patterson at lspatter [at] uvm.edu or 802-734-2617.

I will be taking a closer look at where properties lie on a map before viewing to identify if they may be at risk of any flooding. This will help me evaluate any potential risks while viewing properties with clients." – Real estate professional and workshop participant