#GEEImpact
1st October 2020

GEO-GEE project: Ice Shelf Monitoring in Antarctica

Antarctica’s ice sheet is melting so rapidly that now over 200 billion tonnes of ice is pouring into the ocean annually, causing sea levels to increase by a half-millimetre every year. 

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#GEEImpact
16th September 2020

GEO-GEE Project: Global water quality monitoring with AquaWatch

Good quality water is essential for human, ecosystem and economic health. However, around 80% of the world’s wastewater is currently released without adequate treatment back into the environment,.

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Announcement
24th July 2020

GEO and Google Earth Engine projects announced

This announcement was initially written and published by the Group on Earth Observations. Here is the original source. The Group on Earth Observations (GEO) and Google Earth Engine (GEE) have.

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#GEEImpact
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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News
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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#GEEImpact
17th March 2020

Bridging 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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News
22nd January 2020

EO community shares #GEEImpact initiatives

The earth observations community is getting behind an online campaign to share their favourite Google Earth Engine initiatives. The campaign, which requires users to use the hashtag #GEEImpact,.

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Announcement
7th November 2019

A force for good with GEO and Google Earth Program

This year the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) member countries and other distinguished delegates descended upon Canberra for the 2019 GEO Week Ministerial Summit.

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