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Volume 18, issue 4
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 1079–1096, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-18-1079-2018
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Special issue: The use of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) in monitoring...

Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 1079–1096, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-18-1079-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Review article 06 Apr 2018

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Review article: the use of remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPASs) for natural hazards monitoring and management

Daniele Giordan et al.
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Remotely piloted aerial systems can acquire on-demand ultra-high-resolution images that can be used for the identification of active processes like landslides or volcanic activities but also for the definition of effects of earthquakes, wildfires and floods. In this paper, we present a review of published literature that describes experimental methodologies developed for the study and monitoring of natural hazards.
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