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									          National Flood Risk
             Management
           Flood Risk Management Summit
                Cambridge, Maryland



MG Bo Temple
Deputy Commanding General
For Civil and Emergency Operations
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers



                       13 July 2009
         Major Corps Initiatives

• Flood Risk Management
  Program
• Levee Safety Program
• National Committee on
  Levee Safety
• International Efforts




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Interagency Levee Task Force
                 •Identification of regional
                 partners
                 •Facilitated comprehensive
                 regional approach to flood
                 risk management and
                 recovery
                 •Establishment of
                 interagency partnerships
                 (Federal / State)
                 •Explore non-structural
                 solutions and other flood risk
                 management opportunities




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                     States
                     Building codes,
                     emergency services,
                     contingency response,
                     regulatory, general
                     plans, WRM




  Locals
Land use planning,
evacuations, flood
fighting, O&M

                               FEMA
                              NFIP, Risk MAP,
                              Mitigation,
                              Disaster Response               *IFRMC, Silver Jackets,
                                                               FPMS/PAS, ILTF, PL84-99,
                                                              Dam & Levee Safety, R&D, Critical
                     Federal                                Infrastructure, CERB, IWR,
                     OMB, DOI,
                     EPA, NOAA,                            Emergency Response, Coastal, CAP
                      NRCS, USBR,                        Roundtable Collaboration, PAO,
                       HUD, USDS,                    International, Planning, FRM Business Line,
                        DHS, NWS,                 FRM PCX, Regulatory, Environmental, Federal
                          USGS
                                                  Task Force, E011988, Unified National Plan.
         Potential Future Direction

•   Integrated Water
    Resources
    Management
•   Sustainable Solutions
    to America’s Water
    Resource Needs
•   Climate Change
•   Committee on the
    Marine Transportation
    System (CMTS)
•   Future Direction



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