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NASA satellite images show effects of flooding in France and Italy

The plumes of sediment are clearly visible in the Mediterranean.

Heavy rainfall caused flooding in southeastern France and northern Italy.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 27/01/2014 - 14:43
latitude: 
43.1063
longitude: 
6.35422

ESA monitors water resources in the Mediterranean from space

The effects of climate change, population growth and economic development in the Mediterranean are posing a threat to the water supply in the region.

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Fri, 28/12/2012 - 10:31
latitude: 
48.8481
longitude: 
2.30457

EU Fire Maps predict High Risk of Wildfires in the Mediterranean region

The European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS) has reported that Mediterranean countries are at high risk of fire during this summer.

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Fri, 10/08/2012 - 13:42

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (UNESCO/IOC)

The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO was created in 1960 and promotes international cooperation and coordinates programmes in marine research, services, observation systems, haz