VGI ed emergenze

Flavio Lupia, Marco Minghini, Maurizio Napolitano, Alessandro Palmas, Alessandro Sarretta

Abstract


Availability of up-to-date geographic datasets, including the information voluntarily created by ordinary people, is crucial for disaster management in areas affected by catastrophic events and humanitarian crises. OpenStreetMap (OSM) is the most popular Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) project that has been
extensively used for collaborative mapping in areas affected by natural disasters. This article provides an overview on how OSM data are exploited in disaster response scenarios and illustrates their specific application during the recent Italian earthquakes.


Parole chiave


VGI; OSM; emergenza; Volunteered Geographic Information

Full Text

PDF

Riferimenti bibliografici


Antoniou, V. (2016). Volunteered Geographic Information measuring

quality, understanding the value. GEOmedia, 2016(1).

Connors, J.P., Lei, S., Kelly, M. (2012) Citizen science in the age

of neogeography: Utilizing volunteered geographic information

for environmental monitoring. Annals of the Association of

American Geographers, 102, 1267–1289. doi:10.1080/000456

2011.627058

Fritz, S., McCallum, I., Schill, C.. Perger, C., See, L.,

Schepaschenko, D., van der Velde, M., Kraxner, F., Obersteiner,

M. (2012) Geo-Wiki: An online platform for improving global

land cover. Environmental Modelling &Software, 31, 110–123.

doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.11.015

Goodchild, M. F. (2007). Citizens as sensors: the world of volunteered

geography. GeoJournal, 69 (4), 211–221. doi:10.1007/

s10708-007-9111-y

ISO, ISO/CD 19157 Geographic Information—Data Quality;

ISO: Geneva, Switzerland, 2010.

Jokar Arsanjani, J., Zipf, A., Mooney, P., Helbich, M.

(2015). An Introduction to OpenStreetMap in Geographic

Information Science: Experiences, Research, and Applications.

In: OpenStreetMap in GIScience. Springer International

Publishing, 1–15.

Mooney, P. and Minghini, M. (in stampa). A review of

OpenStreetMap data. In: Foody, G.M., See, L., Fritz, S.,

Fonte, C.C., Mooney, P., Olteanu-Raimond, A.-M., Antoniou,

V. (Eds.), Mapping and the Citizen Sensor. Ubiquity Press,

London, UK.

Open Database License - http://opendatacommons.org/licenses/

odbl

OpenStreetMap (OSM) - http://www.openstreetmap.org

See, L., Mooney, P., Foody, G., Bastin, L., Comber, A., Estima,

J., Fritz, S., Kerle, N., Jiang, B., Laakso, M., Liu, H. Y.,

Milčinski, G., Nikšič, M., Painho, M., Pődör, A., Olteanu-

Raimond, A.-M. and Rutzinger, M. (2016). Crowdsourcing,

Citizen Science or Volunteered Geographic Information? The

Current State of Crowdsourced Geographic Information.

ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 5(5), 55.

doi:10.3390/ijgi5050055


Refback

  • Non ci sono refbacks, per ora.




Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.