You are a GIS operator, working for a joint task force commander in an emergency management operations center. Coast Guard, Navy and National Guard air assets must deliver emergency supplies in a large area that has been devastated by a Katrina-like hurricane. Use your imaginations here. What do you think are the commander`s critical information requirements (CCIRs)? How will you use a combination of true color images, natural color composites and standard false-color composites, including short-wave infrared composites to help answer some of those CCIRs?
Emergency Management and Geographic Information Systems HLS 6070 DF3 Name Institution Date Identifying the commander`s critical information requirements (CCIRs) helps in coordinating the disaster operations, with decisions based on the information available and assessment of the situation. The critical information requirements include; the location of shelters, the critical infrastructure capabilities, locating the critical facilities including hospitals, locating the areas