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Author Maps, Committee on FEMA Flood
Title Mapping the Zone : Improving Flood Map Accuracy
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2009
©2009
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Descript 1 online resource (137 pages)
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Note Intro -- Preface -- Acknowledgment of Reviewers -- Contents -- Summary -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Flood Mapping and Flood Insurance -- 3 Elevation and Height Data -- 4 Inland Flooding -- 5 Coastal Flooding -- 6 Benefits and Costs of Accurate Flood Mapping -- 7 Mapping and Risk Communication: Moving to the Future -- References -- Appendixes -- Appendix A: Methods for Estimating Base Flood Elevations in Approximate Studies -- Appendix B: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members -- Appendix C: Glossary -- Appendix D: Acronyms and Abbreviations
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Maps, Committee on FEMA Flood Mapping the Zone : Improving Flood Map Accuracy Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press,c2009 9780309130578
Subject Floods -- United States -- Maps.;Floodplain management -- United States.;Flood forecasting -- United States -- Maps.;Aerial photography in watershed management -- United States.;Floodplains -- Monitoring -- United States -- Maps
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Alt Author Council, National Research
Board, Water Science and Technology
Committee, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources/Mapping Science
Studies, Division on Earth and Life
Council, National Research
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