Title: Flood hazard map of the World - 50-year return period
The map depicts flood prone areas at global scale for flood events with 50-year return period. Resolution is 30 arcseconds (approx. 1km). Cell values indicate water depth (in m). The map can be used to assess flood exposure and risk of population and assets. NOTE: this dataset is based on JRC elaborations and is not an official flood hazard map (for details and limitations please refer to related publications).
|Geographic area||Oceania, Europe, Asia, Africa, America, Antarctica|
|Data theme(s)||Environment; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT|