Flood

MI-SAFE

Data Type: 

baseline
elevation
hazard
satdata

Costs: 

free
English

Spatial Coverage: 

Global

Temporal Coverage: 

arch

Data accessibility: 

exportdata
exportmap
statistic
visdata

File types: 

GeoTIFF
Jpeg
JPEGJPG

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm

Spatial Resolution: 

0.02 - 6000 m

Space-based Information: 

DEM
LiDAR
Satellite data

Requirements: 

Restrictions / Citation of the dataset: 

Use of the MI-SAFE Viewer

1.User shall only be authorised to use the MI-SAFE Viewer within its own organisation, for its own use and for the following purposes: a.Research for non-engineering and non-operational purposes; and b. Research and evaluation of the functionalities of the MI-SAFE Viewer itself.

2. Within the boundaries of a., User may use the MI-SAFE Viewer to obtain first indications of the potential impact of vegetated foreshores on flood risk reduction for any shoreline in the world, which indications User may use to support the inclusion of ecosystem-engineering concepts in coastal protection quick assessments.

3.User shall not be permitted to make any other use of the MI-SAFE Viewer or to make available or grant access to the MI-SAFE Viewer to any third party.

4.User shall not be permitted to use the MI-SAFE Viewer for engineering and operational purposes, such as for detailed design and detailed planning.

Article 4: Intellectual Property Rights, Ownership, input data

With the Agreement, Deltares only grants User the rights to MI-SAFE Viewer as described in Articles 2 and 3. User acknowledges and agrees that with this Agreement no transfer of ownership whatsoever, including the transfer of the intellectual property rights, is made to User.

2. Deltares and the other parties of the FAST team have made the MI-SAFE Viewer to use open data of the highest quality available, being free data from several third-party resources and subject to their respective license terms and conditions. User acknowledges and agrees that the use and functioning of the MI-SAFE Viewer also depend on the acceptance by User of these data-user terms and conditions and that User shall not hold Deltares, or the FAST team, responsible for the quality or availability of data or for the related terms and conditions.

No guarantee, no warranty

The MI-SAFE Viewer is developed by Deltares and the FAST team and has not been thoroughly tested, verified or validated or whatsoever. User acknowledges and agrees that the MI-SAFE Viewer may contain defects and errors and may not be expected to function always and/or fully nor that results obtained with the MI-SAFE Viewer are correct or of proper quality always. These results depend on the quality of input data as well. See for input data and their quality the Science behind MI-SAFE. The user also acknowledges that Deltares is under no obligation to correct any defects or errors in the MI-SAFE Viewer or to otherwise support or maintain MI-SAFE Viewer.

See further: http://fast.openearth.eu/doc/I_Agree_MI-SAFE_viewer(non-commercial_SLA)v1.3.pdf

South African Risk and Vulnerability Atlas (SARVA)

Data Type: 

hazard

Costs: 

free
English

Spatial Coverage: 

South Africa

Temporal Coverage: 

arch

Data accessibility: 

exportdata
exportmap

File types: 

GeoTIFF
Jpeg
JPEGJPG
PNG
PortableNetworkGraphicsPNG
SRTM

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm
rr

Spatial Resolution: 

Space-based Information: 

Requirements: 

Restrictions / Citation of the dataset: 

Conditions of Use We subscribe to Open Access principles but ask that you cite your sources. SAEON data, website content, and publications are generally made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Please read the license to familiarise yourself with its provisions. Some data sets or materials may carry additional restrictions, these are provided on a case-by-case basis.

Disclaimer The limits to responsibility and liability While every reasonable effort is made to maintain current and accurate information on this site, SAEON accepts no responsibility for any error or omission on these pages or any site to which the site pages link, or for direct or indirect damage as a result of the usage or quoting the content on the site or the information delivered or not delivered or as a result of the downloading of computer files or the usage of computer programs available on the site. Where appropriate, external links have been provided for the user’s convenience. SAEON is not responsible for the content or reliability of linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. Listing shall not be taken as endorsement of any kind.SAEON cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and has no control over the availability of the linked sites or pages. SAEON provides meta-data descriptions of and links to its own data and that of others in the community of practice, in the belief that this will be useful and in support of Open Access to scientific publications and data. We cannot be held responsible for the quality of data provided by third parties, and while we take reasonable care in referencing these data sets, the content of both meta-data and data is under control of the third-party provider.

South African Risk and Vulnerability Atlas (SARVA)

Data Type: 

hazard

Costs: 

free
English

Spatial Coverage: 

South Africa

Temporal Coverage: 

arch

Data accessibility: 

exportdata
exportmap

File types: 

GeoTIFF
Jpeg
JPEGJPG
PNG
PortableNetworkGraphicsPNG
SRTM

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm
rr

Restrictions / Citation of the dataset: 

Conditions of Use
We subscribe to Open Access principles but ask that you cite your sources.
SAEON data, website content, and publications are generally made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Please read the license to familiarise yourself with its provisions.
Some data sets or materials may carry additional restrictions, these are provided on a case-by-case basis.

Disclaimer
The limits to responsibility and liability
While every reasonable effort is made to maintain current and accurate information on this site, SAEON accepts no responsibility for any error or omission on these pages or any site to which the site pages link, or for direct or indirect damage as a result of the usage or quoting the content on the site or the information delivered or not delivered or as a result of the downloading of computer files or the usage of computer programs available on the site.
Where appropriate, external links have been provided for the user’s convenience. SAEON is not responsible for the content or reliability of linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. Listing shall not be taken as endorsement of any kind.SAEON cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and has no control over the availability of the linked sites or pages.
SAEON provides meta-data descriptions of and links to its own data and that of others in the community of practice, in the belief that this will be useful and in support of Open Access to scientific publications and data. We cannot be held responsible for the quality of data provided by third parties, and while we take reasonable care in referencing these data sets, the content of both meta-data and data is under control of the third-party provider.

ETOPO1 Global Relief Model

Data Type: 

elevation
satdata

Costs: 

free
Undefined

Spatial Coverage: 

Global

Temporal Coverage: 

arch
near

Data accessibility: 

exportdata

File types: 

GeoTIFF
NetCDF

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm

Spatial Resolution: 

10 metres

Global Urban Footprint

Data Type: 

baseline
satdata

Costs: 

free
Undefined

Spatial Coverage: 

Global

Temporal Coverage: 

arch
near

Data accessibility: 

exportdata
exportmap
statistic

File types: 

GeoTIFF
TIFF

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm
rr

Spatial Resolution: 

12 m

Satellites and Sensors: 

Python

Sierra Leone floods and landslides

English

Heavy rainfall has caused deadly flooding and mudslides in and around Sierra Leone’s capital, Freetown. The worst hit areas reportedly are the coastal suburb of Racecourse as well as in Lumley and Regent on the outskirts of Freetown, where a hillside collapsed on Monday morning. More than 300 people have been killed so far according to the authorities, with hundreds still missing and thousands made homeless by the events.

Disaster Type: 

Country/Region: 

Short title: 

Sierra Leone floods and landslides

Occurance Date: 

15/08/2017
activated

latitude: 

8

longitude: 

-13

Nepal floods and landslides

English

The worst monsoon rains in 15 years have triggered flooding and landslides in 27 of Nepal's 75 districts, with large-scale impacts on lives, livelihoods and infrastructure. According to officials, 111 people are known have lost their lives so far. The

Disaster Type: 

Country/Region: 

Short title: 

Nepal floods 2017

Name: 

Nepal floods 2017

Region: 

South Asia

Occurance Date: 

15/08/2017
activated

latitude: 

85

longitude: 

28

Integrated Population and Environmental Data

Data Type: 

baseline
elevation
hazard
landuse
satdata

Costs: 

free
Undefined

Spatial Coverage: 

Global

Temporal Coverage: 

arch
near

Data accessibility: 

exportdata
exportmap
statistic

Institution: 

File types: 

CSV
GeoTIFF
Shapefiles
txt

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm
rr

Spatial Resolution: 

Various

Restrictions / Citation of the dataset: 

IPUMS Terra integrates the world's population and environmental data including...

Population censuses and surveys

Land cover data classified from satellite imagery

Temperature, precipitation, and related climate data

Land use data derived from censuses and surveys in combination with remotely sensed data

The terms of use for IPUMS Terra data are as follows:

 

Redistribution: You will not redistribute the data

For some of the IPUMS Terra area-level, raster, and boundary data, you may be able to redistribute the data. You must contact us for permission. You should contact us about publishing even a subset of the data to meet journal requirements for accessing data related to a particular publication.

Citation: Cite IPUMS Terra data appropriately.

Publications and research reports based on data from IPUMS Terra must cite it appropriately. The citation should include the following:

Minnesota Population Center. Terra Populus: Integrated Data on Population and Environment: Version 1 [dataset]Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota, 2016. http://doi.org/10.18128/D090.V1.

Users that include microdata, or data derived from microdata, in their extracts should also cite IPUMS International as follows: 

Minnesota Population Center. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, International: Version 6.4 [dataset]. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota, 2015. http://doi.org/10.18128/D020.V6.4.

Researchers should also acknowledge the original producers of the data. The producers of each dataset included in an extract are listed in the codebook accompanying the extract.

Publications and research reports making use of IPUMS Terra data should be added to the Minnesota Population Center bibliography.

Copies of such materials are also gratefully received at terrapop [at] umn.edu (subject: Publication%2FMaterial%20using%20TerraPop) .

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Satellites and Sensors: 

PROBA-V

Data Type: 

baseline
hazard
landuse
satdata

Costs: 

free
Undefined

Spatial Coverage: 

Global

Temporal Coverage: 

arch
near

Data accessibility: 

exportdata
exportmap

Institution: 

File types: 

GeoTIFF
HDF-EOS
TIFF

Disaster Cycle Phase: 

drm
rr

Spatial Resolution: 

Global

Satellites and Sensors: 

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