Volume XLII-4/W16
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-4/W16, 627–632, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-4-W16-627-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-4/W16, 627–632, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-4-W16-627-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

  01 Oct 2019

01 Oct 2019

STANDARDIZED DATABASE FOR FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT IN MOROCCO

H. Tabyaoui, M. Lahsaini, and F. El Hammichi H. Tabyaoui et al.
  • Natural Resources and Environment laboratory, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Fez, Polydisciplinary Faculty of Taza, BP. 1223, Taza-Gare, Morocco

Keywords: Flood, Inventory, Merise, GIS, Risk Management, Morocco

Abstract. Flood is considered to be one the worst kind of hazard. It has severe effects on human society in the form life losses, damages to property, roads, and on natural setting. The inventory of affected sites in Morocco is important for better risk management. This article describes the detailed process for creating, modeling, and designing the flood database. This design allows homogenization of data exchanges between national stakeholders and follows international standards for flood risk management. It is standardized and could be interoperable.