Floodplain Concepts and Terms
An explanation of some common floodplain concepts and terms.

Understanding FEMA’s Letter of Map Amendment
How can I appeal to FEMA if I believe my property has been incorrectly placed in a flood zone?

Understanding FEMA’s Approximate Zone A Floodplain
What is a FEMA “Approximate Zone A” floodplain, and what does it mean if my property is in one?

Understanding FEMA’s Letter of Map Revision based on Fill (LOMR-F)             If I would like to elevate a new structure and remove it from a FEMA flood zone, what process do I go through?


>City of Fort Collins Flood Maps

>FEMA Homepage

>FEMA Floodmaps