Tamsin Forbes, a data scientist at the Department for Transport (DfT), explains how she has used OS and aerial photography data available through the Geospatial Commission’s public sector contracts to support infrastructure planning for electric vehicle charge points.
GREENBELT, Md., Nov. 24, 2020 — As part of the Artemis program, NASA will use innovative new technologies and systems to explore more of the Moon than ever before. The public is invited to learn more about NASA’s 21st century lunar exploration program in the next live “Getting to Know Goddard” session. The event will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 1, […]
Improved forecasts, extensive preparedness helped protect lives and property
The CARIS Cloud Technology Project will break down technical barriers to entry for hydrographic processing and charting in support of remote operations.
The United States National Ocean Mapping, Exploration, and Characterization Council (NOMEC Council) Seeks Public Input on Ocean Mapping, Exploration, and Characterization Efforts in the U.S. EEZ – Public may provide written input by November 12 and participate in online sessions November 16 and 18
Partnership Will Provide Coastal Nations with Data to Help Improve Ocean Quality
Aspectum has created a map analyzing and visualizing maritime connections between the Philippine central islands – Region IV (Calabarzon & Mimaropa), Region VI (Western Visayas), and NCR (National Capital Region). Vessel movement trajectory was built into routes based on Automatic Identification System (AIS) data. AIS connects transponders from each ship above 300 gross tonnage and […]
Nov 2, 2020 – DENTON, Texas – Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) are available for review by residents and business owners in all communities and unincorporated areas of LaSalle Parish, La. Officials encourage property owners to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements.
Back to school is looking quite different this year, but NOAA is still your trusted source for ocean, Great Lakes, weather, and climate education. We know teachers have been working extra hard to adapt to new ways of teaching. Here are a few of our favorite educational materials that can be used in both virtual […]
3 November 2020 – As part of its drive to implement the second cycle of the EU Floods Directive, Bulgaria has partnered with the World Bank and other international institutions to update the country’s national flood hazard and risk maps. To create the maps, the World Bank has asked HR Wallingford to use its state-of-the-art, automated […]