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Digital Earth Australia Waterbodies updated to help support aerial firefighters

Satellite imagery tells us that there are over 300,000 waterbodies across Australia – but was any water in them recently? The Australasian Fire and Emergency Services Authorities Council (AFAC) asked Geoscience Australia this question in 2023 and the answer has arrived in the latest version of DEA Waterbodies, which now includes improvements to help support emergency managers Australia-wide.

Image Source: Geoscience Australia



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