NWS Director to visit Iowa Flood Center

The Iowa Flood Center and University of Iowa will welcome National Weather Service Director, Dr. Louis W. Uccellini, and members of his staff to campus on October 14 and 15.

Project AWARE

Raising AWAREness

Project AWARE participants, including IFC’s Dan Ceynar, removed waste and raised awareness while paddling the Big Sioux River in July.


Flood Maps Project Gains Momentum

Easy-to-access, science-based information is one of the best tools we have to defend against flooding, says Iowa Flood Center (IFC) Associate Director Nate Young. Working with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Young’s team of 16 IFC engineers, GIS analysts, and students is about halfway through a six-year project to develop upda ted floodplain maps… Continue Reading »