Projects

2014 - Urban Heat Island Indicators for Flanders

LOCATION
Flanders
DATE
2013 - 2014
CONTACT
Flemish Environmental Agency – Environmental Outlook department
PARTNERS
KU Leuven
DESCRIPTION

The goal of this project was to develop indicators of the urban heat island in Flanders, based on

(1) in-situ data

(2) satellite data (thermal infrared imagery)

(3) model-based projections.

Most work consists of establishing overviews of available data, suggesting new measurements, and proposing and evaluating potential urban heat island indicators. 

Website: http://www.milieurapport.be/nl/publicaties/topicrapporten/mira-rapport-klimaat-2015

Final report (only available in Dutch): Urban Heat Island indicators for Flanders