US Army Corps of Engineers
Institute for Water Resources


The objective of the USACE Silver Jackets National Program is to lead collaborative, comprehensive and sustainable silver jackets to improve safety and reduce flood damages to our country. The program overarching goal is to integrate and synchronize the ongoing, diverse flood risk and authoritied of FEMA,other Federal agencies, state organizations, and regional and local agencies. The project will encompass a broad strategy of interagency team development, policy studies, risk communication measures development, legislative initiatives professional papers and other means to accomplish this objective.

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