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Floods in Czech Republic

Sunday, 08 August 2010

Type of Event:
Flood
Location of Event:
Czech Republic
Date of Charter Activation:
09/08/2010
Charter Requestor:
Rescue Service of the Czech Republic
Project Management:
ESA

Description of the event

Three persons died, while thousands have been evacuated from their homes, as a result of the floods in the Northern part of the Czech Republic.

For this activation, value adding support has been provided by the European project GMES SAFER.

 

Reference map; Chrastava

Source: Background imagery; Natural colours SPOT 5 image (2.5m) acquired 20/07/2006: CNES
Natural coloura MODIS image (250m) acquired 01/09/2009: NASA/GSFC
Thematic layers & toponyms: SERTIT, ESRI, OpenStreet Map
Acquired: Pre-event 20/07/2006 & 01/09/2009

Copyright: SERTIT map created 11/08/2010

Reference map; Frydlant

Source: Background imagery; Natural colours SPOT 5 image (2.5m) acquired 20/07/2010: CNES
Natural coloura MODIS image (250m) acquired 01/09/2009: NASA/GSFC
Thematic layers & toponyms: SERTIT, ESRI, OpenStreet Map
Acquired: Pre-event 20/07/2006 & 01/09/2009

Copyright: SERTIT map created 11/08/2010