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8th April 2021

GEO-GEE project: Large scale, high resolution detection of vulnerable settlements

In Mexico, approximately 25 percent of the urban population live in informal settlements with varying degrees of depravity. Although this has allowed for the upward mobility of inhabitants, the rapid.

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10th March 2021

GEO-GEE project: Identifying near real-time loss habitat alerts

The BioModelos platform, built by scientists from Humboldt Institute is used to monitor species and identify near real-time loss of habitat. 

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23rd February 2021

GEO-GEE project: Analysis Ready Data for Water Security

UNICEF reports that a third of children in the Pacific do not have access to good sanitation, and one in ten do not have access to safe drinking water. The Pacific Island’s small size, natural.

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9th February 2021

GEO-GEE project: Vegetation monitoring in South Africa's Cape Floral Region

(Feature image: Adam Wilson) The Cape Floral Region, located in the south-western extremity of South Africa, is recognised as one of the world’s ‘hottest hotspots’ for its diversity of endemic and.

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27th January 2021

GEO-GEE project: Coastal ecosystems

Seagrasses are found in shallow, salty and brackish waters in many parts of the world. Often mistaken for seaweeds, seagrasses are actually plants with roots and flowers that provide coastal.

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12th January 2021

GEO-GEE project: Tackling deforestation and forest degradation in Costa Rica

Deforestation and forest degradation are responsible for approximately 11% of global carbon emissions. That is more than the entire global transportation sector and second only to the energy sector. 

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10th December 2020

Virtual meetups enable GEO-GEE projects to network together

The EO Data Science team brought together the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) - Google Earth Engine (GEE) programme winning projects for five virtual meetups. The virtual meetups, which took place.

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7th December 2020

GEO-GEE project: Disaster forecasting, mitigation and response

In some disasters, economies appear to rebound better than expected. Occasionally, however, disasters will cause damage to critical assets that will impede recovery to such a large degree that the.

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