As the Environment Agency together with Somerset County Council declares a ‘major incident’ on the vulnerable Somerset Levels, Local Resilience Forums (LRFs) up and down the country continue to maintain a cautious watch in anticipation of further flood warnings.
Category Archives: Aerial Photography & Survey
Civil Air Support Surveys Beach Cleaning Target Areas in Scotland
Five trillion pieces of plastic debris have found their way into seas and onto beaches around the world… Five trillion pieces of plastic debris have found their way into seas and onto beaches around the world, threatening the health of users and damaging the marine biodiversity that depends upon unpolluted sea and shores for survival. It’s a global problem but perhaps there’s a local solution
CAS Offer Woodland Surveys As Dudley And Eunice Wreak Havoc
Giving these two deep low-pressure systems friendly names has done little to disguise their destructive power. With wind gusts reaching 90 miles per hour in some parts of the UK, the Met Office is warning of significant disruption and a danger to life. We all hope that loved ones will remain safe, but asset ownersContinue reading “CAS Offer Woodland Surveys As Dudley And Eunice Wreak Havoc“
Wildfire Survey Assists Scottish Fire And Rescue
A Civil Air Support (CAS) aircraft recently assisted the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service by aerial photo mapping the aftermath of a huge wildfire in the Highlands of Scotland. The crew involved tried something new for us – the systematic pattern photography of a vast area of ground with subtle overlap. Technically, the hundreds ofContinue reading “Wildfire Survey Assists Scottish Fire And Rescue“