Nov 29, 2010 6:35 AM by Nichole Larkey
New flood insurance rate maps for Acadia Parish are now effect. The latest flood hazard maps, known as digital flood insurance rate maps or D-firms, outline new flood-risk zones and serve as an integral part of the national flood insurance plan.
The maps play a key role in defense against flood losses. Bottom line, these new maps could spell a change in property owners' flood plane status..