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Silver Jackets Teams

Silver Jackets teams in states across the country bring together multiple state, federal, and sometimes tribal and local agencies to learn from one another and apply their knowledge to reduce the risk of flooding and other natural disasters in the United States and enhance response and recovery efforts when such events do occur. There are a growing number of states applying the Silver Jackets; the ultimate goal is a state-led interagency team in every state.

Silver Jacket Coordinators in each USACE District are a resource for state and federal agencies interested in forming or growing their Silver Jackets teams.

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Silver Jackets Team OF THE YEAR

Maryland Team Recognized as 2019 Silver Jackets Team of the Year!

Ed Strouse with the Maryland Silver Jackets Team

The state Silver Jackets Team of the Year award recognizes an outstanding team that exemplifies effective flood risk management within the context of shared responsibility and that demonstrates significant accomplishments in the preceding year. The team award is chosen through a peer voting process, with all state Silver Jackets teams having the opportunity to cast votes.

The 2019 award recognizes the achievements of the Maryland Silver Jackets team. The Team has successfully collaborated on the state’s flood risk management priorities that include community outreach and support, updating flood modeling and mapping, and empowering local communities through the creation of flood risk tools.

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