Brazil to set up Center for Natural Disaster Alerts

The federal government of Brazil is in the process of establishing the Center for Natural Disaster Monitoring and Alert (in Portuguese CEMADEN) under the Ministry of Science and Technology (in Portuguese MCT).  The center will issue alerts on the basis on information collected by radars, weather forecasts, soil analysis equipments, and rain gauges. It will monitor Brazilian cities with ready geotechnical charts.

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Source: Geospatial World

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern. sachiye@vertices.com

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