Developing an observatory for human-natural hazards intelligence in Red River Delta, Vietnam

  Research Activities


  Domestic Partners


  • Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Vietnam Meteorological and Hydrological Administration
  • Forest Protection Department



  International Partners


  • British Geological Survey
  • Pacific Disaster Center
  • Chubu University
  • National Electronics and Computer Technology Center
  • GIS Research Center, FCU
  • National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience
  • Indonesian Institute of Sciences
  • Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology



  Forest Fire Monitoring


Forest Fire Warning Map, 0.1×0.1o, in March 20, 2012 at province level

Active Fire in Vietnam in 2010 [3]

Burned Area Detection From LandSat 7 & MODIS [4]


  Flood Monitoring

Permanent water area in RRD

Flood areas in RRD