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First output of the project to assess coastal vulnerability

Australia: Department of Planning/Department of Transport, Australia, has delivered the first outputs of the project to assess coastal vulnerability and prepare for possible sea level rise.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 29/07/2010 - 12:17
latitude: 
-25.2744
longitude: 
133.775

UNSW to develop satellite surveying technology

University of New South Wales (UNSW) researchers will develop satellite surveying technologies that will allow flooding, bushfires, deforestation and earthquakes to be monitored in real time unde

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 23/07/2010 - 14:20
latitude: 
-33.9172
longitude: 
151.231

NASA's TRMM Satellite Measures Cyclone Laurence's Heavy Rainfall

Dec.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 04/01/2010 - 18:00
latitude: 
-29.5328
longitude: 
145.491

Global Spatial Data Infrastructure (GSDI)

The GSDI Association is an inclusive organization of organizations, agencies, firms, and individuals from around the world.

Tropical cyclone in Australia

GDACS red alert in effect. Islands on Australia's Great Barrier Reef were evacuated on March 7th.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Tropical cyclone in Australia
Region: 
Australia
Occurance Date: 
07/03/2009

Wildfire in Australia

Bushfires have killed at least 84 people and destroyed more than 700 homes in south eastern Australia. (08/02/2009)

Disaster Information
Name: 
Wildfire in Australia
Region: 
Australia
Occurance Date: 
07/02/2009

Flood in Australia

Major flooding peaked at 6.53 metres at 6pm Tuesday (17th Feb) at Diamantina Lakes, and at 8am was 5.84 metres and falling.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Flood in Australia
Region: 
Australia
Occurance Date: 
01/02/2009