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Open data for Hurricane Maria relief efforts

Update 9/25/2017: Pre- and post-event data is now available on the Open Data site program page. In what has been an overwhelming hurricane season, Hurricane Maria has swept across the Virgin Islands as a Category 5 storm and Wednesday plowed into Puerto Rico as a Category 4 storm leaving most of the…

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Responding to the Mexico earthquakes

Update 9/21/2017: Pre- and post-event data from the Mexico City and Southern Mexico earthquakes is available on the Open Data site. For the second time in two weeks, a powerful earthquake struck Mexico, collapsing buildings and killing hundreds. Yesterday’s 7.1-magnitude quake that struck 80 miles southeast of Mexico City was about 400…

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Hurricane Irma response

Update 9/14/2017: Flood vector data from MDA is now available on the Open Data Program event page.  Update 9/11/2017: Post-event data from Sept. 8 and Sept. 9 is available on the Open Data Program event page. Pre-event imagery is available on the Open Data Program event page as well. Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm with maximum…

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Hurricane Harvey response

Update 9/8/2017: Vector data from our Harvey Tomnod crowdsourcing campaign and MDA flood analysis is available on the Open Data Program event page. Update 8/31/2017: Post-event imagery collected by WorldView-2 on Aug. 30 is now available on the Open Data Program event page. Last Friday, Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas as a…

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