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2011 State of Louisiana Hazard Mitigation Plan
Update The State of Louisiana has been received approval from FEMA on the 2011 State
Hazard Mitigation Plan Update. The mitigation plan is the demonstration
of the State’s commitment to reduce risks from natural hazards and serves as a
guide for State decision makers as they commit resources to reducing the effects
of natural hazards.
2011 State Hazard Mitigation Plan Update
For comments or questions:
Attention: Brenda Cooper
Phone: (225) 267-2523
The State of Louisiana Hazard Mitigation Plan is vitally important to the
continued success of the State’s Hazard Mitigation and Public Assistance
Again, your input and participation in this process is extremely important.
Thank you for your commitment to the State of Louisiana!
Helpful FEMA Resources
Practices Portfolio: Examples on how others have used mitigation techniques to reduce losses in homes,
businesses and in their community
Hurricane Damage: A Checklist for Homeowners
Construction Manual: Principles and Practices of Planning, Siting, Designing, Constructing, and Maintaining Residential Buildings in Coastal Areas (3rd ed.)
Shelter from the Storm: Building a Safe Room Inside Your House