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HazardHub Democratizes Hazard Risk Data with New API

For the first time, geographic risk data is available via a real-time API for inclusion to clients’ internal systems. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) January 17, 2017 – HazardHub, the nation’s first


San Diego County Launch Web Based Wildfire Hazard Map Tool

Fire is a constant threat in San Diego County, and drought, high temperatures in the summer and fall, combined with seasonal Santa Ana winds can led to explosive fire growth.


European Union and China Have Signed a Research Deal on Remote Sensing

European Union and China have signed a new collaborative research arrangement in the area of remote sensing. The deal, which emerged during the Europe-China summit, involves Europe’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and


Washington State to Use LiDAR for Mapping of Geological Hazards

OLYMPIA, Washington – Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that will allow Washington to have more information than ever about geologic hazards that threaten communities and citizens. Senate Bill


New Tool for Understanding the Risk of Humanitarian Crises and Disasters

The first global open-source risk assessment tool for humanitarian crises and disasters was launched today.INFORM (Index for Risk Management) is designed to support decisions about prevention, preparedness and response, helping humanitarian