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Monitoring of Phuktal River Blockade (Zanskar Region), Kargil District,Jammu & Kashmir
Updated on: March 26, 2015

phutkalA landslide has occurred blocking river Phuktal in Zanskar Valley, Kargil District of Jammu & Kashmir. NRSC has acquired high resolution Cartosat-2 satellite data (1 m spatial resolution) of March 24, 2015 to monitor the Phuktal River Blockade. More..
Preliminary results of the Phutkal river landslides based on analysis of Cartosat-2 satellite images


Bhuvan-Bhujal (Ground Water Information System)
Updated on: March 19, 2015

phutkalShri A S Kiran Kumar, Secretary, Department of Space, Chairman, Space Commission and Chairman, ISRO has released the state-of-the-art ground water prospects maps on March 10, 2015 (1:50,000 scale) prepared by NRSC/ISRO in collaboration with State Remote Sensing Centres & other Institutions on the behest of Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation based on Indian Remote Sensing Satellite data for the past one and half decade through Bhuvan-Bhujal portal at NRSC on 10th march 2015. Presently ground water prospects information is available for 22 states (including UTs) which facilitates in identification of prospective ground water zones. Bhuvan-Bhujal


Satellite Remote Sensing Based Forest Fire Monitoring Of Dzukou Valley, Nagaland
Updated on: March 14, 2015

phutkalIndian Remote Sensing Satellite(IRS) and Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data were acquired, processed for possible active fire locations and the extent of area burnt is estimated. More..


ISRO to Monitor IWMP watersheds through Bhuvan
Updated on: March 10, 2015

Bhuvan IWMPIntegrated 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
Posted on: February 16, 2015

IndonesiaHeavy 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. More..


Super Site for Remote Sensing Data Analysis
Posted on: January 20, 2015

super siteNRSC in collaboration with NARL has made avaliable a Super site that contains space based inputs from different sources which are available for download. More..


National Information System for Climate and Environment Studies
Posted on: January 20, 2015

NICESClimate 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. More..


Floods in Malaysia
Posted on: January 1, 2015

Malaysia FloodIn response to the Emergency Observation Request triggered by Sentinel Asia authorities. NRSC has acquired RISAT-1 MRS mode satellite data on Dec 31, 2014. More..