Rivers Network

Sharing Knowledge - Raising Awareness - Bridging River's Advocates

"Because we have the UAV we can access areas really quickly and the height we can fly at, you don't have to get very close to the river because you can fly it 500 metres away from you where you can get the images," explained Neil Entwistle from the university's School of Environment and Life Sciences....
Published in North England Coast
Thursday, 21 January 2016 07:55

Iceland : National Flood Alert Website

MO has a long-term advisory role with the Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management of the National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police and issues public alerts about impending natural hazards. The institute participates in international weather and aviation alert systems, such as London Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC), and the Icelandic Aviation Oceanic Area Control Center (OACC). IMO is a State Volcano Observatory nominated by the Icelandic Transport Authority on behalf of ICAO.

Published in West Iceland
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 00:05

Floodis : Better Flood Warning in Your Hands

The main goal of FLOODIS project is to develop a platform that will alert professional users and citizens of an impending disaster and subsequently provide them with regular updates and additional information, such as geographical information (maps layers via mobile mapping application) ...

Published in Flood
Thursday, 22 October 2015 09:05

The Bandon Flood Early Warning System (FEWS)

Welcome to the Bandon Flood Early Warning System (FEWS) homepage. This system has been put in place by Cork County Council, Bandon Town Council and the Office of Public Works with the assistance of RPS Consulting Engineers. The FEWS is part of the Flood Management System for Bandon town ...

Published in Ireland West Coast
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