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Jan

Value adding to Sentinel 2-A data

By beginning of december 2015, ESA opened the data access for its Sentinel 2-A mission. The satellite now is continously recording and data can be accessed via ESA’s Scientific Data Hub. EOMAP already showed first results of its Sentinel 2-A water quality processor earlier, based on an image from Lake Garda/Italy, one of the first available datasets …

3
Dec

EOMAP monitoring Rio Doce dam incident

EOMAP monitoring Rio Doce dam incident On November 5th 2015, two dams of an iron mining reservoir collapsed in Marina, federal state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Subsequently, a mudslide burst out into Rio Doce, killing at least a dozen people and causing severe damage to nearby villages. The toxic components of the mining wastewaters are likely to harm …

2
Sep

Daily satellite tracking of harmful algae blooms for the Great Lakes now online!

EOMAP launches free, daily monitoring program for harmful algae blooms Broomfield, Colorado Harmful algae blooms threaten drinking water, aquaculture industries and the public welfare. A significant bloom was recently forecasted for Lake Erie: NOAA predicts that this year’s blooms will be “among the most severe in recent years” and will peak in September. The bloom …

3
Jun

EOMAP launches new worldwide eoApp® Service

Satellite based water quality monitoring for inland and coastal waters: EOMAP launches its new worldwide eoApp® service Seefeld/Germany Monitoring water quality for inland and coastal waters is a requirement for many government and private sector entities. This requirement includes identifying long-term trends and understanding emerging problems over large areas that contain numerous water bodies, all …

18
Jul

EOMAP and Landgate launch new Water Monitoring tools

EOMAP and Landgate launch new Water Monitoring tools Seefeld/Germany German and Australian scientists today launched state-of-the-art water monitoring tools that will enable anyone in the world to zoom in on what is stirring up under the surface of Australian waters. Aquatic remote sensing company EOMAP teamed up with Western Australian statutory authority Landgate to deliver …

19
Jun

River Elbe Flood 2013

EOMAP Water Monitoring shows river Elbe flood 2013 The effects of the extreme flood events in the river Elbe region in North Germany can clearly be visualized by turbidity products processed by EOMAP. Both, the extent and the turbidity in this part of river Elbe have been affected by heavy rainfall in early summer. The …