ISRO to Monitor IWMP watersheds through Bhuvan
Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) is a flagship programme of Department of Land Resources (DoLR), Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India. Space technology currently with the high spatial and temporal resolution satellite data are envisaged for effectively planning, monitoring and evaluation of IWMP activities. Further such data could of immense help in tracking the implementation, midcourse corrections and for assessing long-term effectiveness of the programme.. Read More

Floods in Indonesia
Heavy rain has hit Indonesia's capital since Sunday night. Several areas of the city have been inundated. In response to the Emergency Observation Request (EOR) triggered by Sentinel Asia authorities, NRSC has acquired RISAT-1 MRS mode satellite data on Feb 12, 2015 and provided the dataset to the Sentinel Asia secretariat and concerned authorities.Read More

National Information System for Climate and Environment Studies
Climate change is amongst the most concerning issues being discussed across the world to preserve the planet earth. The 4th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has reported an estimated increase of 0.74°C in global mean temperatures from 1906 to 2005.Read More

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