Maine floodplain management handbook
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Published by Executive Dept., State Planning Office in [Augusta, Me.] .
Written in English


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GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsMaine. State Planning Office.
LC ClassificationsTC424.M2 M2872 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16246609M
LC Control Number2006360971

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Maine floodplain management handbook [Maine.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Maine. The original Maine Floodplain Management Handbook was prepared in November with the assistance of the Southern Maine Regional Planning Commission under contract to the Maine Floodplain Management Program. good floodplain regulation is to use the best available elevation data. If a base flood elevation is not found in your Flood Insurance Study, contact the Maine Floodplain Management Program for assistance. Special rules governing riverine floodplains were created to ensure that flood flows.   Floodplain management is a community-based effort to prevent or reduce the risk of flooding, resulting in a more resilient community. Multiple groups with a stake in protecting their communities from flooding carry out floodplain management functions including zoning, building codes, enforcement, education and other tasks.

  The National Flood Insurance Program Community Status Book This page lists National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) community status reports by state, territory, or nation. Please select the state, territory or nation to see the report. The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) status of community in the declared counties is published in the NFIP Community Status Book. NFIP status means a community either: Participates in the NFIP; Does not participate in the NFIP; Is suspended or sanctioned; The NFIP status has implications for disaster assistance to the community and to. MAINE FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT PROGRAM Sue Baker, CFM, National Flood Insurance Program State Coordinator Janet Parker, CFM, Planner Maine Floodplain Management Program 17 Elkins Lane, 93 State House Station Augusta, Maine Phone: () Fax: () o 12 model Floodplain Management Ordinances (based on level of mapping) maintained on website o Links to important forms and reports and publications o Model permits and decision tree on line • 2, flood map panels in effect • 12 years is the average age of a Flood Insurance Rate Map in Maine With 5, miles of coastline in Maine and.

STATE OF MAINE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION & FORESTRY 17 ELKINS LANE, WILLIAMS PAVILION PHONE: () FAX: () To purchase flood insurance, call your insurance company or insurance agent, the same person who sells your home or auto insurance. If you need help finding a provider go to or call the NFIP at Plan ahead as there is typically a day waiting period for an NFIP policy to go into effect, unless the coverage is mandated it is purchased as required by a. Author of Maine floodplain management handbook, Maine provisional estimates of year-round housing units, Maine population trends, , Maine population projections, , MAINE PLANNING AND LAND USE LAWS: , A golden opportunity, Maine coastal resources renewal, Growth management in Maine. Maine Floodplain Management Handbook ; State of Maine Risk MAP Business Plan, December Maine’s large geographic area and relatively small population presents a substantial challenge for floodplain mapping. At the inception of the program floodplain mapping was accomplished through interviews with knowledgeable people in communities and.