Hungary

Hungary: Regional Support Office supports response to Danube floods

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In early June this year, Hungary, along with Austria and Germany, was facing the largest-ever flood of the Danube.

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Mon, 01/07/2013 - 16:37

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Mon, 07/01/2013

Floods in Europe

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In early June 2013, widespread flooding in central Europe has inundated swathes of Austria, Germany, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, killing at least 15 people.

Pre-Flood Soil Moisture:

ESA's SMOS satellite captured the extremely high soil moisture levels monitored previous to the floods on 31 May and 2 June 2013.

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Link compilation: Satellite images for Floods in Europe

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Floods in Central Europe

GLIDEnumber: 

FL-2013-000068-DEU

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Central Europe

Occurance Date: 

02/06/2013
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Károly Róbert University College establishes new Remote Sensing Laboratory

A scientific workshop about finishing the project “Establishment of an environmental monitoring and remote sensing laboratory at Károly Róbert University College” was held at the College at the end of 2012. This new laboratory provides an excellent opportunity for students to get information about the most recent Remote Sensing technologies and methods.

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Mon, 07/01/2013 - 08:04

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Mon, 01/07/2013

Hyperspectral data plays important role in environmental monitoring

In cooperation with Galileo Group, UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Hungary, the Karoly Robert University College, participated in an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) flight operations and hyperspectral data collections for a NASA sponsored project to m

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Tue, 18/12/2012 - 08:25

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48

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Tue, 12/18/2012

Regional Support Office Károly Róbert College wins national competition

UN-SPIDER’s Hungarian RSO, the Károly Róbert College, was the winner of the Hungarian national competition „Digital Hungarian Maps 2011”.

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Mon, 07/05/2012 - 09:36

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Mon, 05/07/2012

Karoly Robert University of Hungary joins UN-SPIDER as an RSO

On 7 February 2012, during the Forty-ninth session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), UN-SPIDER and the Karoly Robert University of Hungary signed the cooperation agreement to incorporate the Research Institute of Remote Sensing (RIRS) of the Faculty of Natural Resources Management and Rural Development in Gyongyos, Hungary, as the newest Regional Support Office of the UN-SPIDER Programme.

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Mon, 12/03/2012 - 09:43

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Mon, 03/12/2012

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The use of satellite imagery to multi-event and event-specific flood hazard mapping

In recent years flood management has shifted from protection against floods to managing the risks of floods (European Flood risk directive). Corresponding flood

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Tech. Disaster in Hungary

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Hungary declared a state of emergency in three counties after a torrent of toxic red sludge from an alumina plant tore through nearby villages, killing four people and injuring 120.

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Tech. Disaster in Hungary

GLIDEnumber: 

AC-2010-000197-HUN

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Hungary

Occurance Date: 

05/10/2010

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47

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Flash Floods in Hungary

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Flash floods triggered by days of heavy rain have killed at least four people, forced mass evacuations and cut off power to thousands in central Europe.

Source: http://glidenumber.net/glide/public/search/details.jsp?glide=19101

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Name: 

Flash Floods

GLIDEnumber: 

FF-2010-000094-HUN

Region: 

Northern Hungary

Occurance Date: 

17/05/2010

latitude: 

48

longitude: 

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