Global Flood Detection System

Global Flood Detection System
Global Flood Detection System

The Global Flood Detection System web application publishes the results of a new processing technique for remote sensing data that allows near real-time detection of flooded areas worldwide. GFDS provides maps, alerts, and the raw data for users ranging from emergency managers and public authorities to scientists and web developers.

Acronym
Acronym: 
GFDS
Collaborating DGs
Collaborating DGs: 
DG Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO)
External Partners
External Partners: 
Dartmouth Flood Observatory, NASA
Science Areas
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