Information support systems for cultural heritage protection against flooding
- 1Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Academy of Science Czech Republic, Prosecká 76, Praha, Czech Republic
- 2Faculty of Economics and Management, Czech University of Life Sciences Kamýcká 129, 165 21 Praha 6, Czech Republic
Keywords: Cultural Heritage, Flooding, Information Support Systems, Flood Protection Planning, Vulnerability Assessment, Open-source Software, Process Modeling
Abstract. The goal of this paper is to present use of different kind of software applications to create complex support system for protection of cultural heritage against flooding. The project is very complex and it tries to cover the whole area of the problem from prevention to liquidation of aftermath effects. We used GIS for mapping the risk areas, ontology systems for vulnerability assessment application and the BORM method (Business Object Relation Modelling) for flood protection system planning guide. Those modern technologies helped us to gather a lot of information in one place and provide the knowledge to the broad audience.