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Video May 15, 2019

Drones helping to understand flood risk in Tanzania

The Tanzania Urban Resilience Program is using an innovative combination of Light Detection and Range (LiDAR) UAV (or drone) surveying and bathometric surveying to support flood modelling within the flood-prone Msimbazi river basin. Outputs will be used to guide river upgrades that will improve Dar es Salaam’s resilience to flooding.