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Geospatial work identifies high-risk flooding areas in Egypt region

10 Nov 2016, Univ of Texas

UT Dallas researchers and their colleagues have developed geospatial science methods to help the Egyptian government avoid flooding in a coastal mountain region. Researchers determined a variety of factors that affect flooding and by layering all the features on one map, the scientists developed a GIS model to identify the most vulnerable areas.



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