Environment Agency poised to open flood data to public

Read the full story in the Guardian. Note that flood data for the United States is made available through the U.S. Geological Survey at http://waterdata.usgs.gov/.

After talks with the cabinet office, real-time river levels, flood maps and more could all become available as free and commercially reusable data.

Author: Laura B.

I'm the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's Sustainability Information Curator, which is a fancy way of saying embedded librarian. I'm also Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable. When not writing for Environmental News Bits, I'm an avid reader. Visit Laura's Reads to see what I'm currently reading.

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