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Flooding in British Columbia, Canada

Wednesday, 14 August 2002

Type of Event:
Flood
Location of Event:
British Columbia, Canada
Date of Charter Activation:
18 June 2002
Charter Requestor:
Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection and Emergency Preparedness (OCIPEP)
Project Management:

Description of the event

The Charter was activated on June 18th 2002, one day after flooding struck the towns of Smithers, Terrace and Mission in British Columbia, Canada.


Source: SPOT-4 image acquired over region of Mission, British Columbia, using HRVIR2 and processed to level 1B. Image ID 4 522-250 02-06-23 19:34:31 2 I
Acquired: 23 June 2003

Copyright: Centre National d'√Čtudes Spatiales 2003


Source: RADARSAT-1 S7
Acquired: 23 June 2002 on orbit 34629, processed as SGF.

Copyright: Canadian Space Agency 1997, processed and distributed by RADARSAT International.


Source: RADARSAT-1 S6
Acquired: 31 May 1997 on orbit 8204, processed as SGF

Copyright: Canadian Space Agency 1997, processed and distributed by RADARSAT International.


Source: RADARSAT-1 S1
Acquired: 28 May 2002 on orbit 34258, processed as SGF

Copyright: Canadian Space Agency 1997, processed and distributed by RADARSAT International.


Source: SPOT-4 image acquired over region of Smithers, British Columbia using HRVIR1 and processed to level 1B. Image ID 4 506-239 02-06-21 20:11:56 1 I
Acquired: 21 June 2002

Copyright: Centre National d'√Čtudes Spatiales 2003.


Source: RADARSAT-1 S7
Acquired: 04 June 2001 on orbit 29141, processed as SGF

Copyright: Canadian Space Agency 1997, processed and distributed by RADARSAT International.