22 October 2020
An article „Burn severity index for fire in the Biebrza National Park” by Crisis Information Centre team was published on ARCANAGIS portal.
The module 1 of the online training within Sat4Envi is just behind us
17 August 2020
The module 1 of the online training within Sat4Envi is just behind us
On 27th July the online training organised within “Operating system for gathering, sharing and promotion of digital information about the environment - Sat4Envi” project has started. The training is dedicated to crisis management institutions, including public administration.
Geoinformation Guide: Copernicus Open Access Hub - update
21 July 2020
Geoinformation Guide: Copernicus Open Access Hub - update
In today's entry from the "Geoinformation Guide" series, we present the Copernicus Open Access Hub browser designed to download free and open satellite images from the Sentinel mission.
Geoinformation Guide: Earth Explorer
17 July 2020
Geoinformation Guide: Earth Explorer
In today's article from the "Geoinformation Guide" series we will show you how to download free satellite images, eg from the Landsat mission, in a simple and quick way using the Earth Explorer browser.
Support of the Crisis Information Centre CBK in the use of UAVs during the fight against fire in the Biebrza National Park
12 May 2020
Support of the Crisis Information Centre CBK in the use of UAVs during the fight against fire in the Biebrza National Park
The recent fire of Biebrza National Park has been one of the biggest challenge for rescue services and crisis managements units in Poland for years. More than 5,5 hectares were burnt. During fire service action there were used special planes and helicopters because of hard-to-reach peat and swamp areas. UAVs were used for situation assessment and place of incident documentation.
Fire in the Biebrza National Park observed from orbit (new maps added 30 April, 17:00)
30 April 2020
Fire in the Biebrza National Park observed from orbit (new maps added 30 April, 17:00)
Experts from the Space Research Centre of the Polish Academy of Sciences used the satellite data to determine the extent of fire in the Biebrza National Park. Observations have shown that the fire area increased eightfold between 20 and 22 April reaching almost 4200 hectares.
Happy Easter 2020
10 April 2020
Happy Easter 2020
Wishing you lots of health, beautiful time with your familiy and nothing but smiles, sunshine and optimism. Happy Easter 2020 !
The overview of the COVID-19 maps for Poland
07 April 2020
The overview of the COVID-19 maps for Poland
We present below the overview of the most interesting web maps dedicated to COVID-19 monitoring in Poland.
The overview of the COVID-19 maps for world
31 March 2020
The overview of the COVID-19 maps for world
We present a list of the most interesting web maps monitoring the development of the to COVID-19 pandemic in the world.
Covid Challenge Competition
30 March 2020
Covid Challenge Competition
We are looking for ideas of devices, methods, actions or processes using in the fight against COVID-19 pandemia. Take a look at the challenges and take part in Covid Challenge.
Project HERoS - more effecitve fight with COVID-19 pandemia
26 March 2020
Project HERoS - more effecitve fight with COVID-19 pandemia
Specialists from Crisis Information Centre, Space Research Centre of Polisch Academy of Sciences will take part in the project: Health Emergency Response in Interconnected Systems (HERoS). The overall objective of HERoS is to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the response to the Covid-19 outbreak. The project is funded by EU (H2020 project under the H2020-SC1-PHE-CORONAVIRUS-2020 funding scheme).
The DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference - outputs and achievements
12 March 2020
The DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference - outputs and achievements
On 18-20 February 2020 the DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference was held in Brussels. The main aim of the conference was to summarize DRIVER+ project’s achievements. More than 300 crisis management specialists, scientists, providers of advanced solutions and the European Comission and EU countries representatives took part in the event.
I Forum of geoinformation users in crisis management and rescue (postponed)
04 March 2020
I Forum of geoinformation users in crisis management and rescue (postponed)
Due to COVID-19 pandemic, the data of Forum is postoponed. Probable new data: autum 2020.
Two years of the Mobile Satellite Data Analysing and Development Centre
10 February 2020
Two years of the Mobile Satellite Data Analysing and Development Centre
For over two years the Mobile Satellite Data Analysing and Development Centre (MCS) has been operating in Crisis Information Centre Space Research Centre of Polish Academy of Sciences. MCS offers operational support in geoinformation for crisis management institutions.
Summary of 2019 in Sat4Envi
15 January 2020
Summary of 2019 in Sat4Envi
The second year of “Operating system for gathering, sharing and promotion of digital information about the environment - Sat4Envi” is over. It was a year full of the new experiences. In the meantime we would like to remind the most important events in 2019 for Sat4Envi.