A recently published pre-print article details the usage of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for environmental monitoring. While the article was written within the specific armpit of a project, it...
The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21 March the International Day of Forests (IDF) in 2012. The Day celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests.
Deforestation is a major challenge and SDG 15 addresses it
Drones can help in tree planting
An example of an initiative to use drones in planting trees
Forests are part of our ecosystem and they...
In this article, you will
Learn about the possibility of using ICTs to combat illegal logging
Review some Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) that have been used elsewhere
Webinar on multispectral sensors and analytics in agriculture with Matthew Barre from SLANTRANGE
Part 2: Overview of use of drones for agriculture and rural development
Today we will look...
WHEN: Friday 20 October 4PM Central European Summer Time - 9 AM Panama
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In the framework of the e-...
Sarawak Forestry Corporation’s implemented a new initiative called GeoDrone to enhance its forest management activities, including monitoring and enforcement. Sarawak is one of two Malaysian states...
GIS and Remote Sensing for sustainable forest monitoring and management Course
09th – 13th October 2017
Forestry involves the management of a broad range of...
Collect Earth is a free and open source software for land monitoring developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). The software is part of the set of tools called...
Latvias's Rural Support Service Electronic Application System was named Action Line C7 E-agriculture winner at WSIS 2017. The prize winners of the 18 different categories are a result of an online...