Monthly Lunch & Learn Series

On the first Thursday of every month, we host guest speakers to present on topics relevant and helpful to the FbD network. Use this Zoom link to join us, email Allan ( to be added to the calendar invite, or visit the Culture & Capacity Action Group page to view past webinar recordings and materials.

FbD Tribal Convening

Please reach out to Bobby or Kas if you have any questions.


Monthly Lunch & Learn Series – Topics Updated Monthly

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While we update the specific details of the Lunch & Learn sessions monthly, the topics are informed by feedback from the Floodplains by Design network of practitioners and partners. If you would like to explore some of the topics and themes that emerged from our 2023 Input Gathering, you can view the themes here. As… Read More »

Monthly Lunch & Learn Series – USACE Permitting – Pre-Application: What is it, how to use it and why?

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Did you know the USACE has a pre-application process, with a form you can access online, that can help you gain an understanding of the various permits and potential timelines you’ll need for your project? Neither did we! While permitting integrated floodplain management is challenging, connecting early in your project process with regulatory staff through… Read More »

Funding & Policy Action Meeting – Q2

We look forward to seeing you all at the next Floodplains by Design Funding and Policy Action Group (FPAG) meeting on May 31st from 9:00-11:00 AM. There has been a lot happening at the legislative, agency and community level related to increasing flood resilience as part of community planning so we have structured the following agenda… Read More »