A Japan-led regional project that seeks to use remote sensing and GIS technologies in disaster management has named the Manila Observatory as a Data Analysis Node (DAN) in Asia Pacific.
Intermittent moderate to heavy rains that prevailed from July 26-30, 2010 trigerred the overflowing of Simuay River and other tributaries which caused flooding in the municipalities of Sultan Kudar
Around 204 families from Sitio Sabitan, Sto. Rosario, Malolos City, Bulacan were evacuated to Malolos Central Elementary School on August 8,2010 due to high tide.
The Active Low Pressure Area (ALPA) intensified into a tropical depression and was named "Caloy".
Philippines raises alert in rice areas as typhoon Conson moving towards Luzon's central lowlands.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Philippines, signed an agreement to conduct a detailed geo-hazard mapping of thre
Up to 40,000 people evacuated after torrential rains caused heavy flooding in the southern Philippines.
The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) states that the El Niño in the Equatorial Pacific continues to sustain its moderate strength and is
925 people affected by landslide due to continuous rains in Valencia, Cagdianao, Province of Dinagat Islands.
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