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Wyoming Office of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency - http://www.fema.gov/ Flood Smart - www.floodsmart.gov
  • Official Site of the National Flood Insurance Program
  • Estimate premiums
  • Find an agent
Federal Emergency Management Agency's Community Status Book Report - http://www.fema.gov/cis/WY.pdf

44 CFR Title I: FEMA - http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx_03/44cfrv1_03.html

  • Part 60 Criteria for Land Mgmt Use
  • Section 60.3 Floodplain Mgmt Criteria for Flood-prone Areas
Technical Bulletins - http://www.fema.gov/fima/techbul.shtm
  • 1-93 Openings in Foundation Walls
  • 10-01 Ensuring that Structures Built on Fill In or Near Special Flood Hazard Areas are Reasonably Safe From Flooding
  • 11-01 Crawlspace Construction for Buildings Located in Special Flood Hazard Areas
Flood Insurance Manual - http://www.fema.gov/business/nfip/manual.shtm
  • General Rules
  • Rating
  • Lowest Floor Guide
Mandatory Purchase of Flood Insurance Guidelines - http://www.fema.gov/business/nfip/mpurfi.shtm

Q & A about the NFIP - http://www.fema.gov/business/nfip/qanda.shtm

Elevation Certificate - http://www.fema.gov/business/nfip/elvinst.shtm

Elevation Certificate Bulletin - http://www.fema.gov/pdf/fima/fema467-6-10-04.pdf

A Study Guide and Desk Reference for Local Officials - http://www.floods.org/Certification/FEMA_480.asp

State Model Ordinances

Jim Case
Wyoming Office of Homeland Security
Plans Division Chief
Department of Homeland Security
122 West 25th St.
Herschler Bldg. 1st Floor East
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002
Phone: 307/777-4918
E-mail: jcase@state.wy.us
Community Rating System - http://www.fema.gov/business/nfip/crs.shtm

FEMA listing of publications

Map Service Center - http://www.msc.fema.gov or 1-800-358-9616
  • Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs
  • Digital FIRMs (DFIRMs)
  • Flood Insurance Study (FIS) Report
  • Letters of Map Changes (LOMCs) including -Amendments (LOMAs)
  • Revisions (LOMRs)
Letters of Map Change (LOMCs) Managing Floodplain Development in Approximate Zone A Areas Floodplain Management Bulletin 1-98; FEMA Approved Models FEMA Procedure Memos - http://www.fema.gov/plan/prevent/fhm/gs_memos.shtm

Requesting backup data (for flood studies) from the FEMA library

Getting started - http://www.fema.gov/business/nfip/forms.shtm

Map Assistance Center - 1-888-FEMA-MAP

  • LOMCs
  • Technical data
Telephone Response Center - 1-800-CALL-FLOOD
  • Insurance
Wyoming Geographic Science Center - http://www.wygisc.uwyo.edu ESRI GIS Dictionary - http://support.esri.com/index.cfm?fa=knowledgebase.gisDictionary.gateway