avalanche mapping

A camera onboard NASA's high-altitude ER-2 aircraft captured this earthquake induced avalanche in northwestern Canada. Source: NASA, public domain

Forecasting and Mitigating Avalanches Using GIS

Mark Altaweel

GIS and computational specialists have been developing models and methods to better forecast the likelihood of avalanches.

Detecting Surface Change and Avalanche Mapping

Caitlin Dempsey

Due to the precise measurements take can be taking from InSAR, changes in land movements can be detected as small as a few millimeters.