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Peru: First National Forest Monitoring Maps released

Deforestation in Peru detected by Landsat 8 in August 2013.

Peru hosts about 75 percent of the western Amazon jungle. Deforestation is therefore a critical topic for the country.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 05/03/2014 - 08:17
latitude: 
-10.3376
longitude: 
-73.4111

International Charter activated for floods in Peru

MODIS real color image of the floodings in Peru, caught by Aqua satellite

The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated on 21 January 2014 for the flood event in Huancavelica, Peru.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 22/01/2014 - 14:31
latitude: 
-12.7862
longitude: 
-74.9764

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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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 16/10/2012 - 08:06

Mudslide in Peru

Hundreds of families have been affected by mudslides triggered by heavy rains in Urubamba Province.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Mudslide in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
20/10/2010
latitude: 
-13.3042
longitude: 
-72.1167

Earthquake in Peru

M=6.2 earthquake, among other series of earthquakes, affected 192 people, injured 72 in Amazon and the north.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Earthquake in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
24/05/2010
latitude: 
-13.1725
longitude: 
-74.221

SPACEAID - AVAILABLE SPACE-BASED INFORMATION FOR: PERU - FLOODS - 28/01/2010


UN-SPIDER
SpaceAid - Available Space-based Information for:
Peru - Flash Floods - 28/01/2010

UNOOSA/UN/SPIDER:

SPACEAID - AVAILABLE SPACE-BASED INFORMATIN FOR: PERU - FLOODS - 29/01/2010

UN-SPIDER
SpaceAid - Available Space-based Information for:
Peru - Flash Floods - 29/01/2010

UNOOSA/UN/SPIDER:

Flood in Peru

Floods due to intensive rain caused infrastructure collapse in bridges over Urubamba river, damages in housing, loss of lives of lives, isolation of people and lost of crops.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Flood in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
28/01/2010

Cold wave in Peru

Government of Peru reporting 539 people affected and 42 houses damaged due to low temperatures in the Departament of Apurimac, Arequipa and Ayacucho

Disaster Information
Name: 
Cold wave in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
05/06/2009

Epidemic in Peru

In Peru, several cases of dengue have been registred between the first three months of the year. The Ministry of Health has declared that the outbreak is a matter of public health.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Epidemic in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
17/03/2009