DHI, Denmark

Satellite EO for Flood and Drought Forecasting in China

Research project This project aims to exploit innovative satellite earth observation data products for operational flood and drought forecasting in China. The EU Copernicus programme and related satellite missions (NASA GRACE, GRACE-FO) provide spatially and temporal ... Midterm-report: -Produced a national-scale, 10m resolution, monthly surface water extent dataset for all of China for the Sentinel observation period (2017-2020). -Developed an operational global hydrological model and initiated validation for th ...
Period: 2019-03-1 to 2022-02-28 Countries: China Lead institution: Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark Partner institutions: DHI GRAS A/S, Denmark DHI, Denmark Wuhan University (WHU), China Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China DHI China, China Project code: 18-M01-DTU Total grant: 4,999,973 DKK
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Socio-economic Benefits of Ecological Infrastructure

Research project The overall objective is to develop an evidence-based integrated framework and prototype “investment case” for strengthening water-related Ecological Infrastructure (EI). The project will generate new knowledge by combining livelihoods and value chai ... Midterm report SEBEI aims to assess and connect hydrological and societal benefits of maintaining and restoring nature’s own environmental services to mankind, i.e. strengthening the Ecological Infrastructure. This is needed in order to ensure qua ...
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Safe Water for Food (SaWaFo)

Research project Production of foods requires water and climate changes will further aggrevate the problems with limited fresh water resources in many African countries. Agriculture in the future will depend on the use of low quality water for irrigation, in particul ... Project Completion Report: The project had a total of seven objectives. Output of the research were student thesis and publications. The outcomes are likely to include improved agricultural practices and formulation of policy to ensure the prope ...
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