Active Archive of Large Floods, 1985-Present

Master Index of Inundation Maps

The Surface Water Record

Satellite River Discharge Measurements

River Watch

Other Flood Detection Tools

Sample Images and Maps






Other Projects and Data Products

Recent Mapping Work (2011-2012)

Experimental Drought Display

Birecik Dam, Euphrates River, Turkey

Zambezi River - Modis 250 change detection

Source Data from The European Space Agency ERS SAR

Source Data From the Canadian/American Radarsat SAR

Source Data From NOAA AVHRR





This work is made possible by data acquired by NASA, the Japanese Space Agency, and the European Space Agency, and funding support from NASA and the European Commission, through the Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System (GDACS) project, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy. The Observatory was founded in 1993 at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH USA and moved to the University of Colorado, INSTAAR, CSDMS in 2010. The institutional support of both universities is gratefully acknowledged.

http://floodobservatory.colorado.edu/Flood Observatory