Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood Risk mapping, Southern Chile (2018-07-27)


Activation date: 2018-07-27
Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
The activation focuses on two flood disaster management levels.The first refers to post‐disaster situation analysis concerning the impact of intense rain (16 December 2017) over the Villa Santa Lucia, in the commune of Chaitén, Chile (CL).Mudflow Delineation - Damage AssessmentComprehensive knowledge of the disaster is provided through a number of information layers, as is the spatial extent of the flood/ landslide (mudslide) caused by the rainfall, the impact on population and assets, as well as information on Land Use/Cover and existing assets and infrastructures.      The second refers to the efficient support of flood risk management activities and planning of prevention, protection and preparedness measures through accounting for the areas characteristics.Flood Risk Mapping - Population at RiskTowards reducing the adverse consequences of ...

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Flood Risk mapping, Southern Chile (2018-07-27). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-07-27
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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-43.0261334646° N, -71.6702925137° E, -43.7815627621° S, -72.5875995178° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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