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Open Data for the Indonesia Earthquake

On Sunday, August 5, 2018, there was a devastating earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok. The most recent reports state that 350 have died, over 1,400 have been injured and more than 165,000 were displaced by the 7.0 magnitude earthquake. Lombok has a population of just over 200,000 people…

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Open Data for the Mendocino Complex Fire

The Mendocino Complex fire has consumed more than 363,000 acres making it the largest in modern California state history. Burning northwest of Sacramento, over 13,000 firefighters and 2,300 members of the National Guard are battling the blaze. As of August 16, containment is at approximately 64% according to Cal Fire….

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Open Data for Myanmar Flooding

Monsoon rains have caused widespread flooding across Myanmar. So far, a reported 12 people have died and multiple soldiers were swept away by raging floodwaters. Heavy rain is hampering further rescue efforts. An estimated 148,300 people are taking refuge in over 300 temporary camps in the flood-affected regions. Nearly 28,000…

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