Upcoming NMFMA workshops/conferences are scheduled for the following times:
CFM Study Guide
April 16-19, 2019.
NMFMA is proud to host the 2019 ASFPM Arid Regions Conference.
Come learn about issues and applied methodologies from peers in the region.
For more information visit the Arid regions Conference Page:
Arid Regions Home Page
ASFPM has recently developed a CFM Study Guide to help those who are interested in becoming a CFM to study for the test. Click on the link or go to CFM Certification, Certification.
The CFM exam is proctored at every NMFMA Workshop/Conference.
NMFMA recognizes CFMs who were recently certified by the NM CFM Program. Congratulations on passing the CFM exam proctored at the NMFMA Fall Workshop held at the Ruidoso Convention Center in Ruidoso, NM on September 12 , 2018:
|Susanna Diller, CFM
||City of T or C
|Mark Hartman, CFM
||Dennis Engineering Company
|Stephen Pacheco, CFM
||City of Las Cruces
FEMA is seeking Environmental Floodplain Specialists and Historic Preservation Specialists. Check out the FEMA/NFIP page on the "Other Agencies" tab.
Fall 2018 Workshop Sponsors
NMFMA would like to thank the following sponsors of the Fall Workshop held at the Ruidoso Convention Center in Ruidoso, NM:
All of our sponsors assisted with the cost of breaks throughout the workshop, the Wednesday night social, the Thursday business luncheon and the Thursday night soocial. Thanks to all of our sponsors for your generosity and continuing support of NMFMA. Click HERE to see the Sponsorship Brochure.
Conference Committee survey on conferences
Members attending the Fall workshop in Elephant Butte filled out a survey about upcoming conferences. The questions and results are listed in the Membership Survey Results.
Purpose of the New Mexico Floodplain Managers Association
Purpose: To plan and produce semi-annual workshops for New Mexico
floodplain managers and others.
Chair: Loretta Hatch, CFM, Village of Bosque Farms, firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Conference Committee Page contains important information about past, present, and future conferences.
Purpose: To make GIS more available to NMFMA members
and communities throughout the State.
Chair: Anders Berg Email:email@example.com
Our GIS Committee Page contains interesting tidbits from the worlds of GIS and is updated regularly.
Training and Education Committee
Purpose: To develop training and education opportunities for floodplain managers and others.
NMFMA is interested in developing more training opportunities for its members. If you have ideas about training classes that can be given at our conferences/ workshops or as separate training events, please contact us.
1. To promote public awareness of proper floodplain management;
2. To promote the professional status of floodplain management and secure all benefits resulting there from;
3. To promote a liaison between individual concerns with proper floodplain management and to
encourage the exchange of ideas;
4. To keep individuals concerned with proper floodplain management well informed through education and
professional seminars and to provide a method for dissemination of information, both general and technical;
5. To inform concerned individuals of pending floodplain legislation and other related management
6. To study and support legislation pertinent and necessary to the effective implementation of floodplain