UDFCD provides services related to floodplain mapping, flood safety, new developments, planning, design, construction, and maintenance for municipalities and residents within the UDFCD boundary. Research conducted by UDFCD also informs the promulgation of criteria as it relates to the design, construction, and maintenance of stormwater quality facilities. Many of the resources provided on this website are used throughout Colorado and beyond.

Stream Services

UDFCD engages owners, consultants, and contractors at the onset of a project to work collaboratively.

Development Review

Local governments can refer development projects to UDFCD for review. Projects typically involve construction in or near a floodplain.

Floodplain Information & Services

UDFCD assists local governments to identify and update flood risk potential and floodplain boundaries

Flood Safety

Learn about flood risks in your area and how to protect your home and property.

Master Planning

UDFCD partners with communities within the UDFCD boundary in the development of watershed master plans.

Stormwater Quality

UDFCD monitors a number of stormwater Best Management Practice (BMP) sites in the Denver metropolitan area.