In the Netherlands, local authorities are looking to satellite observations as a promising option for dike monitoring and to protect against dike failures.
This year, satellites saw the extent of Arctic sea ice hit a record
Archived radar data from the Envisat mission are playing an important role in mapping landslides in Switzerland.
Satellite data reveal how the new record low Arctic sea ice extent, from Sept. 16, 2012, compares to the average minimum extent over the past 30 years(in yellow) .
Over the past year and a half, parts of the Greek Santorini islands have risen by 14 cm.
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.
Parsons The New School for Design and the United Nations Global Pulse hosted the New York event of Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK), a global initiative held in over twenty locations around the worl
The "Center for Satellite Based Crisis Information" (ZKI) is a service of DLR's German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD).
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