Notice: Undefined index: HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE in E:\WWW\RMS\action.php on line 7
CHARTER Call 255 : Afghanistan 2009
backToTop

FR | EN

FaceBook
Rapid Mapping Service

Home > Rapid Mapping Service > Flooding in Afghanistan

CHARTER Call 255 - Afghanistan

Floods


The northern cities and districts of Afghanistan experienced heavy rainfalls since the end of March 2009. Continual rains in the northern regions of the country have caused numerous casualties and damages. Approximately 20 people were killed and six injured. In total, 54 588 people were affected.
In the districts of Baghlan province, 38 water dams and 464 hectares of agricultural land and gardens were destroyed, and a huge number of livestock were killed. In Samangan province, 48 hectares of farmland and in Jawzjan province, 13 000 hectares of land were destroyed. Additionally, 27 km of road in Jelga district, 15 km in Borka and 35 km in Tai Hazara districts have been destroyed. A total of 25 water mills and 8 mosques were also reportedly destroyed.

Products List:

P01 - P02 - P03 - P04 - P05 - P06 - P07 - P08 - P09

P09 - Multitemporal comparison of river state

Unavailable image
Location:
Takhar River
Theme:
River state evaluation
Scale:
1 : 50000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours Landsat 7 ETM+ (14,25 m) acquired the 8th of July 2001, ALOS PALSAR images (6,25 m pixel spacing) acquired the 21st of November 2008 and the 24th of May 2009

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 16:48

P08 - Multitemporal comparison of river state

Unavailable image
Location:
Confluence of Kunduz River and Takhar tributary
Theme:
River state evaluation
Scale:
1 : 100000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours Landsat 7 ETM+ (14,25 m) acquired the 8th of July 2001, ALOS PALSAR images (6,25 m pixel spacing) acquired the 20th of February 2009 and the 23rd of May 2009

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 17:12

P07 - Crisis Space-map

Unavailable image
Location:
Feyzabab, downriver of Balkh
Theme:
Water bodies mapping, situation the 22nd of May 2009
Scale:
1 : 50000
Principal Imagery:
Topographic type map derived from panchromatic SPOT 5 image (5m) acquired the 22nd of May 2009

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 17:04

P06 - Crisis Space-map

Unavailable image
Location:
Balkh area
Theme:
Water bodies mapping, situation the 22nd of May 2009
Scale:
1 : 50000
Principal Imagery:
Topographic type map derived from multispectral (10m) and panchromatic (5m) SPOT 5 imagery acquired the 21st and 22nd of May 2009

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 17:04

P05 - Crisis Space-map

Unavailable image
Location:
Balkh area
Theme:
Water bodies mapping, situation the 21st of May 2009
Scale:
1 : 100000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours SPOT 5 (10 m) image acquired the 21st of May 2009

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 16:48

P04 - Crisis Space-map

Unavailable image
Location:
Baghlan area
Theme:
Potential flood traces mapping, situation the 21st of May 2009
Scale:
1 : 50000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours Landsat 7 ETM+ (14,25 m) acquired the 8th of July 2001

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 16:48

P03 - Reference space map

Unavailable image
Location:
Balkh, Baghlan, Kunduz and Takhar areas
Theme:
Floods
Scale:
1 : 500000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours DMC NigeriaSat-1 (32 m) acquired in 2008 and Landsat 7 ETM+ (14,25 m) acquired in 2001

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 16:48

P02 - Reference space map

Unavailable image
Location:
Baghlan, Kunduz and Takhar areas
Theme:
Floods
Scale:
1 : 200000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours Landsat 7 ETM+ (14,25 m) acquired the 8th of July 2001

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 16:48

P01 - Reference space map

Unavailable image
Location:
Balkh area
Theme:
Floods
Scale:
1 : 150000
Principal Imagery:
Natural colours Landsat 7 ETM+ (14,25 m) acquired the 3rd of May, the 29th of June and 31st of July 2001

Display metadata

Google Earth file

The map is optimised for A1 printing - Production date: 26/05/2009 - 16:47