Archives November 2018


Using Satellite Data for Flood Monitoring

EOMAP’s satellite-based water quality monitoring shows the extent of the flooding event in the Adriatic Sea in Italy Heavy rainfall and strong winds have sparked extreme flooding in parts of Italy over the last two weeks. Italian regions have been counting the severe impact of the storms, particularly the six northern regions placed under red …


How satellite data support maritime boundary disputes

Coastline delineation and coastline dynamics When it comes to maritime boundary disputes between two States the core questions in a case are often about the identification of the coastline used to generate the median line. A detailed understanding of the morphology of the coastline is key. Historically, nautical charts have been the reference for identifying …