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International Charter activated for fire in Argentina

Cordoba Province seen from Space (MODIS image from 2003).

The International Charter "Space and Major Disasters" was activated on 10 September 2013 to acquire and provide space-based information and maps for wildfires in Cordoba province, Argentina.

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Fri, 13/09/2013 - 09:42
latitude: 
-31.3989
longitude: 
-64.1821

Argentina Mario Gulich Institute for Advanced Space Studies

The Mario Gulich Institute for Advanced Space Studies was created in 2001 by the

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-34.6166
longitude: 
-58.3695

ESA Satellites show rising ground in Andes

In the central Andes mountains, satellites have detected ground deformation under way above a major subterranean magma body.

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Tue, 16/10/2012 - 08:06

Monitoring Volcanic Ash and Impacts on Agriculture: CSA, NASA and World Bank Cooperation

Within the framework of the international Committee on Satellite Earth Observation (CEOS), the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is collaborating with NASA on various projects helping to monitor, manage

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Wed, 14/09/2011 - 15:29

Epidemic in the Americas

Countries of the Americas reported a total of 146,006 cases of dengue, out of which 2,706 were severe dengue. A total of 79 deaths have been reported, with a Regional fatality rate of 2.9%.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Americas
Region: 
Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Honduras, Paraguay, Puerto Rico
Occurance Date: 
16/03/2010

Flood in Argentina

According to the National Meteorological Service, since 23 November 2009, the provinces of Chaco, Entre Rios, Corrientes, Santa Fe and Misiones have been affected by heavy rain and floods.

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Name: 
Floods
Region: 
Argentina
Occurance Date: 
01/12/2009

Seminario Internactional: "La Tecnología satelital de observación de la Tierra en la Evaluación, Monitoreo y Manejo de Desastres Naturales en la Agricultura", 23-24 Septiembre de 2009, Buenos Aires, Argentina

El Programa Iberoamericano de Ciencia y Tecnologia para el desarrollo (CYTED) en colaboración con el INTA convocan a especialistas, profesionales y técnicos usuarios de las tecnolog&i

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Wed, 05/08/2009 - 18:40

Epidemic in Argentina

Sanitary emergency declared in the Department of San Martin, Oran and Rivadavia.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Argentina
Region: 
Argentina
Occurance Date: 
05/03/2009

Mud slide in Argentina

The Government reports that the Tartagal river has overflowed, resulting in mudslides flowing into much of the town. It confirms that there have been some fatalities.

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Name: 
Mud slide in Argentina
Region: 
Argentina
Occurance Date: 
01/02/2009