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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, 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.

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 (Spring / Summer 2020)

Contents:15th Annual Fall Floodplain Institute | Thank you to our sponsors| From the Chairman | ASFPM Foundation | Tribute to John Fullerton | Channeling Resources: How a Citywide Watershed Master Plan can reduce flood risk | Flood gate at I-95 opening and CZX Railroad underpass in City of Lumberton | Chapter News Celebrate Cynthia Fox_Clark retirement | Education & Outreach Scholarship Program | Webinar Series and Virtual Workshops 2020 |What do HEC-RAS, Galileo, and Willamette Valley wines have in common | From the Executive Director | CFM Updates | Thanks to Our Sponsors | ASFPM Annual Conference | Call for Volunteers for ASFPM 2021 | Regional Reports | NFIP Coordinator’s Corner | State Climate Risk Assessment and Resilience Plan lays groundwork for future actions Press Release | Calendar

Click here to download or view a pdf version of this issue.

The deadline for sending in articles for the Fall/Winter issue of FlashFlood is November 10, 2020.

We count on sponsorships from consultants and vendors to produce our FlashFlood newsletter. Sponsorships take on the form of full page and half page ads. Please see our Media Kit for details about the newsletter and sponsorship options. If you are interested in sponsoring or would like more information, Susan Frady.

Archived Issues
2019 Issue 1 (Fall 2019)
2018 Issue 2
(Fall 2018)
2018 Issue 1
(Spring 2018)
2017 Issue 2 (Fall 2017)
2017 Issue 1 (Spring 2017)
2016 Issue 2 (Fall 2016)
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 contactSusan Frady.