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User Agreement


Recognizing that full, timely and open access to environmental data is critical in promoting flood safety and livability of Metro Colombo as well as supporting urban development and water management, Center for Urban Water (CUrW), established under the Metro Colombo Urban Development Project (MCUDP) is fully committed to share information it collects for its operational purposes, referred to as “data’ hereafter. CUrW collects real time weather information from around 50 weather stations and currently 6 water level gauges, which would expand to 50 station in the near future, all of which can be accessed and used by registered users.   By registering as a user to CUrW community, you agree to the following terms and conditions.


  • CUrW promotes the full access and open sharing of data up to 24 hours into the past at any moment of time with all users.
  • CUrW allows full access of all data including archived data to registered users in the research and applications communities, private industry, academia, and the general public.
  • Users should acknowledge CUrW as the data source by mentioning “Source: Center for Urban Water (CUrW), Sri Lanka. Metro Colombo Urban Development Project” .
  • CUrW prohibits the use of data in repackaging, releasing to 3rd parties and using for financial gain.
  • CUrW carryout quality control measures, but CUrW do not ensure continuous integrity and therefore users should use data at their own risk.

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