NOAH Completes Flood Map of Camiguin

Project NOAH has recently completed the flood hazard map for the province of Camiguin! It can also be recalled that OpenStreetMap contributors through the initiative of Project NOAH was able to finish mapping the building footprints of the province last March. With these accomplishments, end-users, especially the officials of the local government unit (LGU) of Camiguin, can now…

Project NOAH prepares multi-hazard maps of the future

Improved resilience to future disasters means helping communities and ecosystems cope with changing climate conditions. In order to do this, efforts must be made to mainstream Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk and Vulnerability Reduction and Management (CCA and DRVRM) into existing local development plans such as the Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP), Comprehensive Development…

LiDAR map: Detalyadong mapa vs. kalamidad

By Leo Humangit Mapa – ang isa sa pinakamahalagang baitang para maging handa sa pagtugon sa mga sakuna at kalamidad. “Kapag nagpaplano ka, lahat ng plano mo ay nakabase sa magandang pundasyon. At ang magandang pundasyon na ‘yun ay tamang mapa,” ani Dr. Mahar Lagmay ng UP National Institute of Geological Sciences at director ng…