This story was shared by Mr. Roberto Bolanos, Coordinator, Risk Management, City of Toro.
The city of Toro is crossed by two rivers and the population lives on their banks. With these early alerts, a tragedy can be avoided, since a torrential avenue caused by landslides can cause deaths and destroy infrastructure.
Due to the mountainous geography of the terrain where the city is located, the damage it causes is to the majority of the urban population.
Implementation it is easy because the installed equipment automatically generates information. The experience in other cities is the best evaluation to assess the efficiency of this equipment.
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