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Part Three: Disaster Risk Assessment Case Studies Using Remote Sensing Data

"A case study covering how New York state is using NASA data for heatwave risk assessment."

This session covers two case studies for using remote sensing data. One on how New York state is using NASA data for heatwave risk assessment, another on the freely available online tools from the World Resources Institute for visualizing NASA remote sensing and socioeconomic data. 

Learning Outline - 

  • Enhanced Exposure Assessment with Satellite Data
  • Policy Relevant Public Health Research
  • Monitoring Disasters and Mitigating Risk

Prerequisites - 

These training resources are appropriate for professionals with no previous experience in remote sensing. Beginners are advised to complete the prerequisites before viewing this session.  

This session was created by NASA's Applied Remote Sensing Training Program (ARSET). ARSET is a part of NASA's Applied Science's Capacity Building Program. To learn more about ARSET, click HERE

In case of any questions regarding the session, please feel free to reach out to Ana I. Prados, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET), University of Maryland Baltimore County at

Target Audience

The audience for this training are local, regional, state, federal, and international entities, including public and private sector organizations, engaged in disaster management, emergency responders, urban and infrastructure planners.

Questions Submitted

jose luis

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Mahaman Mourtala

- Sep 24, 2021
Interesting webinar!

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- Sep 14, 2021
Great series


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Great and Interesting!

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- Aug 11, 2021
Great Conversation


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