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The mapping of the extent of damage caused by large landslides is crucial to the recovery services. A large amount of work is however aimed particularly at the study of prediction and prevention of such events.

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GMES in Eastern Europe

09 May 2012

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As Europe’s Global Monitoring for Environment and Security programme nears its full operational phase, its benefits and economic potential for Eastern Europe came into focus last week at a conference in Bucharest, Romania.

GMES has been active in Eastern Europe for years, identifying sources of pollution in the Black Sea, providing emergency mapping services for mudslides in Bulgaria and monitoring biodiversity of protected areas in Romania.

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