Federal & State Flooding Resources
Federal Resources



Family Disaster Planning

Create a Family Disaster Supplies Kit


Data.gov: Climate/Coastal Flooding Tools

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

National Flood Insurance Program

How to Purchase Flood Insurance

View/Order FEMA Flood Insurance Maps

Flood Hazard Mapping


Flood Smart

Flood Information

Flood Insurance Information for Homeowners and Renters

Community Status Book

Community Rating System

Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants

Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (Risk MAP)

Flood Risk Tools for NJ and NY Communities

Rebuilding After a Flood

Recovery Resources

Property Acquisition Handbook for Local Communities

Protect Your Business

Emergency Preparedness Resources for Businesses

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA):

NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Safety Information

Coastal Flood Exposure Mapper

National Centers for Environmental Information

National Weather Service (NWS):

"Turn Around Don't Drown" Campaign

Flood Safety Tips and Resources

NWS AHPS Flood Forecasting Tools

Binghamton, N.Y. Forecast Office

Mt. Holly Forecast Office

Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center (MARFC) Flood Frequency Information

MARFC Self-Briefing Page

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA):

Flood Information

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS):

Flood Information 

USGS Flood Inundation Mapping Science

Delaware Peak Streamflow

New Jersey Peak Streamflow

New York Peak Streamflow

Pennsylvania Peak Streamflow

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE):

Flood Damage Data Collection Program

USACE Multi-Jurisdictional Study (pdf)

1984 USACE Main Stem Delaware River Flood Study (pdf 6.4 MB)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

Flood Information

Workplace Safety and Health

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA):

Emergency Preparedness and Response

Disaster Assistance Programs

Disaster Planning: Animal Welfare Information Center

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS):

Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention

Emergency Watershed Protection

Watershed Rehabilitation

Watershed Surveys and Planning

Emergency Watershed Protection

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC):

Storm Event Database

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA):

Disaster Preparedness

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):

Emergency Preparedness and Response

American Red Cross:

Disaster Recovery Guide

Flood Safety

Tips on Returning Home After a Disaster

Food and Water in an Emergency (pdf)

Department of Homeland Security:

Disaster Assistance: Flood

State Resources

Association of State Flood Plain Managers (ASFPM)


Delaware Emergency Management Agency

PrepareDE Flooding Information

Delaware Department of Transportation Road and Traffic Information

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) - Delaware

Flood Vulnerability of Delaware Communities

Delaware Health and Social Services: Flood Related Health Information

Sussex Co., Delaware: All Hazard Mitigation Plan

New Jersey:

New Jersey Office of Emergency Management (NJOEM)

NJOEM: Plan and Prepare - Resources and Links for Local Government Officials

N.J. Department of Environment Protection Flood Control Information

511NJ - Travel Information Service

New Jersey Association for Floodplain Management

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) - New Jersey

New Jersey State Hazard Mitigation

New York:

New York State Office of Emergency Management

NY-Alert: All-Hazards Alert and Notification Web-Based Portal

511NY - Travel Information Service

NYS Floodplain and Stormwater Managers Association

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) - New York

New York State Hazard Mitigation


Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency


Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Flood Information

511PA - Travel Information Service

Pennsylvania Association of Floodplain Managers

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) - Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State Hazard Mitigation

Pennsylvania Flood Maps

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission: Lehigh Valley Hazard Mitigation Plan

Additional Resources

North Dakota State Univeristy Extension Service (NDSU):

Flood Information for Your Home

Helping Your Child Cope With Disaster

Flood Information for Farm and Ranch

Pesticide Storage Concerns During a Flood

Protecting Livestock During a Flood

Preparing to Evacuate Your Farm