Making Mitigation Work

Mitigation Works
Investing in infrastructure, such as this waterway built to prevent flooding, is one of the many way we can mitigate disaster impacts. Source: Shutterstock Images.

Webinar Series

The Natural Hazards Center, in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is pleased to present the Making Mitigation Work Webinar Series. These free one-hour webinars feature innovative speakers and highlight progress in mitigation policy, practice, and research.

October 11, 2022, 11 a.m. to Noon MT

Floodplain Buyout Implementation: Activities, Costs, and Opportunities for Improvement

Will Curran-Groome, The Urban Institute

Making Mitigation Works Webinars are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

Save the dates for additional future Making Mitigation Works Webinars:

November 8, 2022, 11 a.m. to Noon MT
December 13, 2022, 11 a.m. to Noon MT

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The Making Mitigation Work Webinar Series is made possible through supplemental funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the National Science Foundation (NSF Award #1635593). Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of FEMA, NSF, or the Natural Hazards Center.