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WAI HALANA – May 2017Posted on May 26, 2017 in NFIP News, UncategorizedWAI HALANA – May 2017 post thumbnail
In this Issue: Is your home required to have flood insurance forever? Tides Carry Flood Threat – A mix of “king tides”, summer swells and high sea levels could imperil coastal areas City and County of Honolulu Updates County’s Floodplain Management Regulations Flood Insurance Safeguards Common Areas of High-Rises” April 2017 National Flood Insurance Program […]
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Anticipated “KING TIDES” Merit Watchful Preparation, Opportunity for ‘CITIZEN SCIENCE’ ObservationsPosted on May 25, 2017 in NFIP News, Uncategorized
HONOLULU — An observable phenomenon this weekend on shorelines and low-lying areas in Hawaii heralds the arrival of the highest ‘king tides’ of the year, that will occur over a couple days around May 26, June 23, and July 21.  The Hawaii Sea Grant Center for Coastal and Climate Science and Resilience, and Pacific Islands […]
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COMING TO HAWAII: Certified Floodplain Manager ExamPosted on April 12, 2017 in NFIP News, UncategorizedCOMING TO HAWAII: Certified Floodplain Manager Exam post thumbnail
As part the Department of Land and Natural Resources’ (DLNR) annual Floodplain Managers Conference scheduled for August 16th and 17th, 2017, the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) Certified Floodplain Managers (CFM®) Exam will be offered at the conference. In order to take the CFM exam, you must complete and submit the CFM Program Application […]
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Flood Exposures in HawaiiPosted on March 10, 2017 in NFIP News, UncategorizedFlood Exposures in Hawaii post thumbnail
ICAT and Centauri Specialty have teamed up to host six hours of FREE continuing education classes (three hours of Property/Casualty Law credits and three hours of Property/Casualty Subject credits) in Hawaii. FEMA Region IX’s Flood Insurance Specialist, Edie Lohmann will present on “Flood Exposures in Hawaii”.  State NFIP Coordinator, Carol Tyau-Beam will provide a brief […]
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Flood Insurance Training for Insurance AgentsPosted on March 10, 2017 in NFIP News, UncategorizedFlood Insurance Training for Insurance Agents post thumbnail
In response to the recent flooding events in NV, CA, and HI, FEMA is hosting two Basic Agent Training webinars entitled, “Key Fundamentals of Flood Insurance”.   The workshops are free and offer continuing education credit for each session attended.  Due to high demand and limited capacity (500 registrant max for each session), the webinars listed […]
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