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Flood in El Bayadh (Algeria)

Wednesday, 05 October 2011

Type of Event:
Floods
Location of Event:
el-Bayadh, Algeria
Date of Charter Activation:
05/10/2011
Charter Requestor:
Algerian Space Agency
Project Management:
SERTIT in collaboration with the SAFER project in the framework of the GMES initiative

Description of the event

Flooding in Algeria kills 13 people, many people are injured and hundreds of homes have been destroyed in el-Bayadh, south of the capital, Algiers.

Officials warn of further storms and heavy rain over the next few days. Local infrastructure has been damaged after the flooding.


 

Products for this event can be found at the SERTIT website

Damage Assessment impact map (1:2500) of the situation West of El Bayadh as of the 7th of October 2011

Source: WorldView-2
Acquired: 07/10/11

Copyright: DigitalGlobe 2011
Map produced by SERTIT

Damage Assessment impact map (1:2500) of the situation East of El Bayadh as of the 7th October 2011

Source: WorldView-2
Acquired: 07/10/11

Copyright: DigitalGlobe 2011
Map produced by SERTIT

Flood extent map (1:5000) of the situation in El Bayadh as of the 7th of October 2011

Source: WorldView-2
Acquired: 07/10/11

Copyright: DigitalGlobe 2011
Map produced by SERTIT