Flooding From Excessive Rain Downstream From Earth Dams

The Daily Republic in South Dakota published an article that talks about an earthen dam that recently failed because of a nine-inch rainfall last 29th of July 2010. The heavy rainfall overwhelmed the dam’s capacity causing it to fail. No … Continue reading

How To Find Your Home On FEMA’s Flood Insurance Rate Maps

What are FEMA flood maps? FEMA’s Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) or just Flood Maps are provided after a flood risk assessment has been completed or updated for a community.  This study is known as a Flood Insurance Study.  The … Continue reading

Estimate The Costs Of Flood Damage To Your Home

Why you need a flood survey before building a home? The tool below allows you to calculate the costs of flooding. Select a home size that approximates yours and then slide the blue button up or down for the expected … Continue reading

The Basics of Land Surveying

What is Land Surveying? Land Surveying dates back to ancient history. Surveying is used for multiple projects.  A survey is done to establish a specific location of a parcel of land along with its exact acreage.  It is used to ascertain boundaries … Continue reading

Welcome to Dothan Land Surveying

Welcome to Dothan Land Surveying website This site is intended to provide you with information on Land Surveying in the Dothan, AL and Houston County area of Alabama. If you’re looking for a Dothan Land Surveyor, you’ve come to the right … Continue reading