Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Flood assessment risk in Sardinia, Italy (2018-02-06)


Activation date: 2018-02-06
Event type: Flood

Activation reason:
This activation focuses on post-disaster situation analysis, concerning flood events that occurred from January 18 to January 22, 2017, within two main Sardinia’s rivers' flows (Tirso and Cedrino).More specifically it addresses the evaluation of flood risk and related impacts on the use of soil, structure and infrastructure.Flooding At Peak Conditions - Damage AssessmentObserved flood extent mapping was estimated using the available SAR imagery for the Orosei sub AOI, which covered the period between January 4th and January 28th, including pre, peak and post images. This specific layer was used as an input for the modelling of the maximum flood extent product. Damage assessment for the population and POIs for the Orosei AOI, subsequent to the events of January 2017 was evaluated using the RASOR platform ( Flood Risk ...

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2018):  Flood assessment risk in Sardinia, Italy (2018-02-06). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2018-02-06
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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40.7093774836° N, 9.74867376522° E, 40.1921225105° S, 8.89166079639° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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