Maryland Landscape

Additional Resources

National Flood Insurance Program

The national flood insurance progam is operated by FEMA and is intended to provide an alternative to disaster assistance by helping citizens manage their flood risk with the appropriate flood insurance. To read more about the National Flood Insurance Program please visit

To read more about insurance as it relates to the NFIP, visit

Digital Flood Mapping Products

FEMA began the digital conversion of its flood maps October 1, 2009. For additional information on the Digital Flood Mapping Products (DFIRMs) please visit the following site:

FEMA's Map Service Center

The Map Service Center has flood hazard mapping information and products that may be reviewed online and downloaded at For map orders and questions call 1-800-358-9616.

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma: Recovery and Next Steps

FEMA Outreach Mapping Material

Maryland Department of the Environment Resource Material

FEMA Resource Materials

Insure Your Risk

Know Your Risk

Mitigate Your Risk

Office of Governor

Preliminary Schedule

  • Washington - March 2015: Riverine
    • Portions Revised - October 2016: Riverine
  • Allegany - December 2018: Riverine
  • Gunpowder-Patapsco - December 2018: Riverine
  • Monocacy - September 2018: Riverine

Effective Schedule

  • Prince George - Sept 2016: Riverine/Coastal
  • Harford - April 2016: Riverine/Coastal
  • Washington - August 2017: Riverine
  • Allegany - May 2020: Riverine