Tag: Population Migration

Chelsea Cardillo June 8, 2020 | Technology

COVID-19: Terrain and migration data

Image caption: Torkham is a busy border crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan. As the world struggles to contain COVID-19, porous borders likely remain detrimental to such efforts. In the second post in this series, we …

3D Data | 3D Models | COVID-19 | Population Migration

Chelsea Cardillo May 14, 2020 | Technology

The role of terrain in population migration: Pakistan/Iran

Through Vricon’s 3D view of the terrain, customers can gain a near-real view of the location in question and help them envisage which are the most likely routes migrants will take to traverse the terrain on their ways to Europe.

3D Data | 3D Models | Population Migration

Abigail Neff April 8, 2020 | Technology

The role of terrain in population migration: Mexico/USA

Image Caption: The rocky topography of Cabeza Prieta Wildlife Refuge naturally funnels migrants to certain paths. Border controls, nonessential traffic, travel bans—the elements associated with unauthorized immigration just became more complicated by the COVID-19 pandemic. …

3D Data | Digital Elevation Models | Population Migration