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7
Jan

Latest satellite imagery of Bushfires ravaging Tasmania 7th January 2013

Bushfires have destroyed more than 100 properties in Tasmania.
Strong winds up to 70 km/h is making the work of firefighters more difficult to bring several big bushfires under control.

Tasmanian Fire Service Website
Stay safe! Read more »

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6
Feb

Satellite images of the Queensland/New South Wales flood – February 2012

LATEST UPDATE Wednesday 8th February 2012

Time-series video below

Oblique aerial photography of Roma can be seen here: http://www.aerometrex.com.au/blog/?p=327

 

Australia is once again bracing for heavy floods affecting areas of Western Queensland and Northern New South Wales and many towns have been hit hard. The following satellites images from the NASA satellite Terra and Aqua (http://lance.nasa.gov/imagery/rapid-response/) acquired from Saturday 4th show the extent of the food ( beige-brown area) over the Gwydir Highway, between Moree and Collarenebri as well as St-George and surrounding areas. The time-series shows the progression of  the flood water going South.

AEROmetrex is currently conducting high-resolution aerial survey of the area. Read more »

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