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Extreme 2010 Russian Fires and Pakistan Floods Linked Meteorologically

Two of the most destructive natural disasters of 2010 were closely linked by a single meteorological event, even though they occurred 1,500 miles (2,414 km) apart and were of completely different n

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Wed, 31/08/2011 - 15:37
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38.9927
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-76.8469

Monsoon affects Pakistan and Cambodia

Thousands Of Homes Flooded In Cambodia

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Wed, 17/08/2011 - 15:04
latitude: 
12.9277
longitude: 
104.054

Landsat Satellites Track Continued Missouri River Flooding

Flooding along the Missouri River continues as shown in recent Landsat satellite images of the Nebraska and Iowa border.

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Thu, 21/07/2011 - 12:10
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41.4925
longitude: 
-99.9018

Landsat 5 captures Missouri River flooding near Omaha

Landsat 5 captured an image of flooding occurring along the Iowa/Nebraska border on June 30, 2011.

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Thu, 07/07/2011 - 17:25
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41.878
longitude: 
-93.0977

Flood hazard assessment with the help of satellite imagery

Matthias Zink, Dresden University of Technology

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9.97911
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-84.1854

SOUTH AFRICA: Floods highlight lack of disaster preparedness

South Africa was ill-prepared for the heavy summer rains that have caused flooding in eight of the country’s nine provinces since mid-December, according to disaster management experts and of

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Fri, 04/02/2011 - 15:06
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-30.5595
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22.9375

Pakistan flood disaster 'predictable'

Last year's disastrous floods in Pakistan could have been minimized if European weather monitors had shared their data and it had been properly processed, U.S. researchers said Monday.

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Wed, 02/02/2011 - 16:47
latitude: 
33.7182
longitude: 
73.0605

Australia needs eye in the sky to help with floods

Australia is in need of an early warning system to increase its ability to manage natural disasters, according to Linlin Ge, associate professor at the University of New South Wales School of Surve

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Mon, 24/01/2011 - 15:19

Flood mapping for Pakistan by the International Center for Integrated Mountain Development

ICIMOD has taken up rapid response mapping for the flood affected areas in three provinces with the support from Sentinel-Asia partners and the request received from UN-SPIDER SpaceAid to support S

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Tue, 31/08/2010 - 11:04

Map of Flood Affected Districts of Pakistan and Estimated Population

Map of Flood Affected Districts of Pakistan and Estimated Population