GIS and mapping

GIS and mapping

Geographic information systems, hazard exposure mapping, vulnerability mapping, risk mapping.

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2022
The VIGIRISKS web platform, designed and developed by the French Geological Survey (BRGM), enables storing, scenario design, documentation, access and execution of scientific computations for multi-risks mapping.
Natural Hazards (Springer)
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2022
This article aims to establish a rainfall-runoff relationship; estimate the extent of inundation under climate change scenarios; assess impacts on the socio-economy; and identify and evaluate adaptation strategies in Nepal's East Rapti Watershed.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Management
An aerial view of Rotterdam and the Europoort harbor
A geographic information system (GIS) can support many of the different phases of anticipatory action – from the development and implementation to evaluation of an EAP – through the organization, analysis and presentation of data.
Anticipation Hub
The City of Rochester and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) will conduct a series of drone flights to better understand how higher temperatures caused by climate change affect some of the city’s most densely populated areas.
ABC News
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2022
The large-scale monitoring of riverbank erosion is challenging because of human, equipment, and financial limitations. This study aims to detect riverbank erosion and identify riverbank erosion hotspots along the Mekong River in Cambodia.
Water (MDPI)
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2022
This paper describes and evaluates the application and value of the Global Flood Monitoring System (GFMS) and various remote-sensing-based flood products in the context of the severe flood event in Mozambique associated with Cyclone Idai in March 2019.
Journal of Flood Risk Management (Wiley)
Centre for Digital Built Britain’s National Digital Twin programme has created an interactive demonstrator to show how having connected digital twins can help cities’ infrastructure recover from extreme weather events.
New Civil Engineer
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2022
This research compared change detection and histogram thresholding methods using co-polarization (VV) and cross-polarization (VH) images for flood mapping in the Akaki catchment, Ethiopia, where Addis Ababa city is located.
Natural Hazards Research (KeAi - ScienceDirect)