Cape May County Hazard Mitigation Plan
The manual for the National Flood Insurance Program, of which Wildwood is a participating member. Wildwood’s inclusion in the NFIP guarantees flood insurance is available to all properties within the city.
The official webpage of the National Flood Insurance Program. The website includes information on flooding, flood safety, and an estimator for flood insurance premiums.
An interactive website that can help visualize coastal hazards and sea level rise.
“Free Risk Assessment of your home, offered by Smart Vent Products, assesses all flood risks and co-ordinates with your insurer to determine if or how much money mitigation will save you. They analyze flood vents, of course, but also several other factors that are used to rate your policy. You must have Elevation Certificate to begin the process.”
Provides a wealth of information on flood and coastal hazards, current flood regulations, and mitigation strategies. There is also an interactive tool that can be used to determine your Base Flood Elevation.
Contains Information on coastal zone management, natural floodplain functions, and site specific data for coastal areas.
The Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve (JC NERR) is one of the 28 national estuarine reserves created to promote the responsible use and management of the nation’s estuaries through a program combining scientific research, education, and stewardship
FEMA Flood Hazard Data
Provides information on preliminary flood hazard data and offers homeowners, community officials, and other interested parties the opportunity to assess how the current Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) may change once new regulatory FIRMs are adopted.