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Project Impact: Online Hazard Mapping Tool
Entry ID: 01-Hazmap-Tools-00
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Summary
Abstract: Through the Project Impact initiative, FEMA and ESRI have formed a National Partnership in part aimed at providing multi-hazard maps and information to U.S. residents, business owners, schools, community groups, and local governments via the Internet. The information is intended to assist in building disaster resistant communities across the country by sharing geographic knowledge about local hazards.

Custom hazard maps can be created and downloaded from the web using a simple user defined interface. Users can enter a location based on zip code, U.S. city, or congressional district to find recent or historical locations of disastrous events. These events include earthquakes, floods, hail storms, tornadoes and wind storms. The generated map has the interactive features of zoom, recenter, and reposition. Each map can also be printed in a simple, predefined layout containing reference points and a scale.

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Link: GET SERVICE > GET MAP SERVICE
Description: Create custom hazard maps on the Web! Enter a location and select from several hazard types to help determine disaster risks in your community.
Service Citation
Originators: FEMA and ESRI National Partnership
Title: Project Impact Online Hazards Maps
Release_Date: 1999-06-07
Provider: Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI)
URL: https://hazards.fema.gov/femaportal/wps/portal
ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
INLAND WATERS
Quality
Much of the information provided on this hazards Web site should be
considered as approximate or provisional and is subject to
revision. The object of the site is not necessarily to very precisely
portray or predict hazards or their risk areas. Instead, this site
provides users the opportunity to view available data and use the
information as a starting place in the process of building disaster
resistant lives and communities.
Use Constraints
Users are free to use the map images generated on this site in documents or
Web sites. Users are requested to not alter the image and provide proper
attribution for the image (e.g. "Map image provided courtesy of ESRI" or "Map
image produced at ESRI/FEMA Project Impact Hazard Site").
Service Provider
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.

Service Provider Personnel
Name: CUSTOMER SERVICE - ESRI
Phone: 1-800-447-9778, 909-793-2853
Fax: 909-793-5953
Email: info at esri.com
Contact Address:
ESRI
380 New York Street
City: Redlands
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92373-8100
Country: USA


Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Service Provider Personnel
Name: FEMA
Phone: 202-646-4600
Email: eipa at fema.gov
Contact Address:
500 C Street, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: D.C.
Postal Code: 20472
Country: United States
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: electronic
Distribution_Format: html
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2000-02-22
SERF Last Revision Date: 2011-09-19
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