Course Offering

"Show Me" How to Use RiskMAP Products to Advance Mitigation Actions
Start Date:08/09/2017
End Date:08/09/2017
Time:10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Facility:Springfield/Greene County Library District - The Library Center
Lodging:No lodging provided
Sponsor(s):Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Description:The workshop will include basic descriptions of what data is available as part of the RiskMAP Products provided by FEMA/SEMA and what other data is available that can be used in conjunction with the RiskMAP Products for floodplain management and hazard mitigation planners for identification of potential mitigation actions. This workshop is designed to showcase how to do simple assessments that yield results that can be incorporated into local hazard mitigation plans as well as FEMA's Mitigation Action Tracker. Specific Mitigation ideas will be discussed in the categories of prevention, public awareness and education, natural resource protection, emergency services, property protection, and structural projects. A box lunch will be provided for participants.