Upcoming Events

  • 2023 Montana Floodplain Resource Seminar - November 14th - November 16th, Virtual Event
  • 2023 Floodplain Bootcamp - Starts December 11, 2023
  • SAVE THE DATE - Local Compliance Training - January 10th, 2024

Recent Events

Recorded presentations from 2021 Floodplain Resource Seminar


The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) YouTube 
Montana's Path to Floodplain Management: YouTube
Risk Rating 2.0 - Equity in Action: YouTube
Flash Flood and Debris Flow Concerns for 2021 YouTube 
DNRC Fire Activity and Resources for the 2021 Season: YouTube
FEMA's Flood After Fire Program: YouTube
Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Grants Overview Presentation: YouTube
Montana Hazard Mitigation YouTube 
Using Flood Maps and Flood Studies: YouTube
Understanding Flood Maps and the Flood Study Process: YouTube
FEMA Mitigation Resources and Tools: YouTube
Channel-Width Characteristics to Estimate Peak-Flow Frequencies at Ungauged Sites: YouTube

Past Seminars and Presentations

2021 New FPA Training (Part 1 and Part 2) - January 20th 2021, Virtual Event

Understanding community vulnerability to natural disasters: YouTube, mp4
Achieving community buy-in for disaster risk reduction: YouTube, mp4, PDF
Stronger codes, stronger DRR: YouTube, mp4, PDF
Risk assessment basics: YouTube, mp4
Wildfire-flood connection: YouTube, mp4

Navigating the alphabet soup of LOMCs: YouTube, mp4, PDF
Community responsibilities: YouTube, mp4
DNRC Mapping 5-yr plan and mapping project update: YouTube, mp4
Montana Lidar: YouTube, mp4
Floodplain design, construction, and impacts on flood insurance: YouTube, mp4

How to locate a property on a flood map and use online tools: YouTubemp4
Technical Assistance Program: YouTubemp4
Legal and policy opportunities for disaster risk reduction: PDF
Design for flood resilience: YouTube, mp4, PDF
Overcoming impediments to flood resilience: PDF

2017 Floodplain Resource Seminar
2016 Floodplain Resource Seminar

Association of Montana Floodplain Managers (AMFM)

2021 AMFM Annual Conference, March 2-4, Virtual
2020 AMFM Annual Conference, March 10-13, Kalispell, MT
2019 AMFM Annual Conference, March 11-14, Lewistown, MT
2018 AMFM Annual Conference, March 5-9, Great Falls, MT 
2017 AMFM Annual Conference, March 6-9, Missoula, MT
2016 AMFM Annual Conference,  March 14-17, Fairmont, MT