EULF Best Practice 7

EULF Best Practice 7 - National landslide warning system in Italy
Country: Italy
Policy domain: Emergency management
Process owners: CNR Research Institute for Geo-Hydrological Protection (IRPI), Italian Department for Civil Protection
Short description: The Research Institute for Geo-Hydrological Protection (IRPI) of the Italian National Research Council (CNR) started with the development of a national landslide warning system that is used by the Italian Department for Civil Protection. The system daily provides spatially distributed forecasts for the possible occurrence of rainfall-induced landslides in Italy. The main output consists of critical rainfall levels, which are determined from rainfall measurements and rainfall forecasts.
Recommendations: Policy and Strategy Alignment (4); Return on Investment (16);
Link: http://www.protezionecivile.gov.it/jcms/it/allertamento_meteo_idro.wp

Nature of documentation: Technical report

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