Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Basic European Assets Map, Finland (2014-04-22)


Activation date: 2014-04-22
Event type: Other

Activation reason:
Service Request: The nation-wide asset mapping for Finland provides a detailed regional geospatial dataset for the quick and uncomplicated calculation of potential damages either in the preparedness phase or during the immediate response phase of crises caused by natural hazard events. The concept follows the Basic European Asset Map (BEAM) data model developed under the Copernicus precursor project SAFER (Services and Applications for Emergency Response) and extended in the FP7 project IncREO (Increasing Resilience through Earth Observation).BEAM Finland is a comprehensive dataset comprising of a set of spatialized economic indicator values and a population density value. All economic attributes are expressed in EURO/m². By using GIS methods for intersecting BEAM data with hazard intensity information and appropriate vulnerability functions quick regional estimates can be made ...

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2014):  Basic European Assets Map, Finland (2014-04-22). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2014-04-22
Landing page
Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
Geographic information

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Geographic bounding box

70.1° N, 31.6° E, 59.4° S, 19° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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