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Flood in Nigeria

Monday, 29 August 2011

Type of Event:
Floods
Location of Event:
Nigeria
Date of Charter Activation:
29/08/2011
Charter Requestor:
National Emergency Management Agency
Project Management:
Opeyemi Zubair of the Nigerian Space Agency (NASRDA)

Description of the event

A devastating flood which resulted from an over spill from Lake Eleyele swept over communities in Ibadan, Nigeria.

Flooded areas in Ibadan City, Oyo State

Source: TerraSAR-X and SPOT 5
Acquired: TerraSAR-X: 31/08/2011
SPOT 5: 01/08/2011

Copyright: German Aerospace Center (DLR) 2011 - Commerical exploitation rights: Astrium GEO-Information Services
Spot Image S.A.
Map produced by NASRDA

Flooded areas in Ibadan City, Oyo State

Source: TerraSAR-X and SPOT 5
Acquired: TerraSAR-X: 31/08/2011
SPOT 5: 01/08/2011

Copyright: German Aerospace Center (DLR) 2011 - Commerical exploitation rights: Astrium GEO-Information Services
Spot Image S.A.
Map produced by NASRDA