International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 2, Issue 11, November 2012 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Application of RS & GIS in Flood Management - A Case Study of Mongalkote Block, Burdwan, West Bengal, India
      Kartic Bera, Moumita Pal , Dr. Jatisankar Bandyopadhyay
Abstract: Flood is a natural hazard resulting from extreme geophysical events to create an unexpected threat to human life and property. Flood risk steams from the likelihood that a major hazards event will occur unexpectedly and that it will impact negatively on the people and their welfare. Flood management planning is a very important which helps to rescue the flood affected people to mitigate the problem of flood and to take necessary preventive measures .It is a planned and integrated management approach with the help of Remote sensing and Geographic Information System and data on socio economic characteristics to render right suggestions to the people. The study describes an efficient & scientific approach with suitable illustrations of map and real time flood inundations. The areas, which are highly flood affected, are delineated. So that, the flood affected people can be rescued from inundation and can be evacuated to different safe places.

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Kartic Bera, Moumita Pal , Dr. Jatisankar Bandyopadhyay (2018); Application of RS & GIS in Flood Management - A Case Study of Mongalkote Block, Burdwan, West Bengal, India; Int J Sci Res Publ 2(11) (ISSN: 2250-3153). http://www.ijsrp.org/research-paper-1112.php?rp=P11412
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