Blog
2nd July 2020

Satellite images misrepresented: How does it happen?

Feature Image: Planet Labs Inc. Satellite data and imagery is more available and accessible than ever thanks to a continuing shift in data policies. Through platforms like Google Earth Engine,.

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21st May 2020

Detecting palm oil plantation land use in Myanmar

Palm oil is the most widely consumed vegetable oil on the planet and half of all packaged products contain it. Indonesia and Malaysia have long held the spotlight for palm oil plantations in their.

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5th May 2020

Bringing geospatial training to the forefront of Australian education

Dr Karen Joyce is at the forefront of placing geospatial tools in the hands of students to help them ask questions and make decisions about the Earth, both in her work as a senior lecturer in remote.

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21st April 2020

How to navigate the world of multicloud and multicontent providers?

Earth Observations (EO) is entering a golden age - the availability, quality and sheer quantity of data being collected from satellites orbiting the Earth is unprecedented.  No single source of.

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15th April 2020

How can we ensure a safe future for tailings dams?

Mining is an integral component of many economies throughout the world. The sale of mineral commodities between countries holds up trade agreements, not only for developed countries but developing.

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30th March 2020

Perennial crop monitoring in the Riverina

The New South Wales Riverina townships of Griffith, Leeton, Narrandera and Yenda cover an area of over 6,200 km2 of land, much of which is used for fruit and nut production. These are perennial tree.

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17th March 2020

Bridging the gap between technology and policy to tackle water scarcity

The human population has more than doubled in the last 50 years, causing the demand for water to mount and the pressure on finite water resources to intensify. This was at the forefront of Iman.

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25th January 2020

Improving environmental decision making in developing countries

Servir: “To serve”. The meaning ‘to serve’ was at the forefront of what NASA and the U.S. Agency for International Development set out to do when SERVIR was formed in 2005. Today, the program works.

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