Geoinformation Guide is a series of advice related to the use of geoinformation technologies in crisis management and rescue. On this webpage you will find all PDF instructions published on the Crisis Information Center website, which present practical geoinformation issues, that can be used in the work of crisis management institutions and rescue units.
SESAR Innovation Days 2023 - poster
Poster presented during SESAR Innovation Days 2023, hosted by University of Seville. The event was focused on the Inspiring long-term research in the field of air traffic management. The team from PANSA supported by SRC PAS prepared the poster "Innovation in coordination of air operations during civil protection activities". More information - https://www.sesarju.eu/sesarinnovationdays
Country-wide flood monitoring service: methods, applications, and functionalities
The article presents a methodology for processing Sentinel-1 satellite radar images for surface water detection and building a flood monitoring service for Poland. The service was developed at the CBK PAN.
Object- versus pixel-based unsupervised fire burn scar mapping under different biogeographical conditions in Europe
The article presents the results of the comparison of two selected methods of mapping burnt areas, object- and pixel-based. Sentinel-2 satellite images obtained for test sites located in different climatic zones of Europe and covered with various types of vegetation were used. The study was aimed at indicating the advantages and limitations of each method in terms of fire detection accuracy.
SESAR Innovation Days 2022 - poster
Poster presented during SESAR Innovation Days 2022, hosted by HungaroControl at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest. The event was focused on the Inspiring long-term research in the field of air traffic management. The team from PANSA supported by SRC PAS prepared the poster "Supporting the coordination of unmanned and manned air operations in emergency management".
The detection of water on Sentinel-2 imagery based on water indices
Paper (in Polish) publicated in Teledetekcja Środowiska 55 (2016/2).
Comparison of Sentinel Water Mask and other indices for water mapping on Sentinel-2 images
Poster presented during 2nd Mapping Water Bodies from Space Confrence in Frascati, Italy, 27-28.03.2018.
Family Emergency Evacuation Plan
Family Emergency Evacuation Plan created by CIK CBK PAN is useful for preparing you and your family in case of evacuation.
Application of Polish experience in the implementation of the flood directive in Georgia – hydrological calculations
The article describes the results obtained in the project "Study of hydraulic modelling against floods - 2nd stage - support to the competence and rediness of Georgian institutions" which was coordinated by the Polish Center for International Aid and co-funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland.
Sentinel Water Mask (SWM) - New index for water detection on Sentinel-2 images
Poster presented during 7th Advanced Land Training Course on Land Remote Sensing organized by the ESA in Gödöllő, Hungary, 4-9.09.2017.
Command post exercises – a method of optimizing rescue procedures illustrated in the simulation of the maritime disaster effects
Article is a result of an exercise focused on simulation of maritime catastrophe effects, which was co-organized by the Crisis Information Centre at the Polish Naval Academy in Gdynia, 26-28 April 2016.