FEMA Flood Map Challenges

Rebecca Maxwell

FEMA has been constantly updating and maintaining its Flood Hazard Mapping Program in order to provide ongoing flood risk assessments.

Hurricane Sandy crowdsourced image classification effort.

Help Classify Images of Hurricane Sandy Damage

Caitlin Dempsey

Volunteers are needed to classify images of Hurricane Sandy to help FEMA.  The site is using open source image sorting ...

GPS and GIS Technologies Speed Assessment of Historic Sites in Post-Katrina New Orleans


In this case study, FEMA and NPS collaborated on field assessment methodology to meet National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) requirements ...