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Processing Satellite Imagery for Monitoring Water Quality

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Free advanced webinar from the Applied Remote Sensing Training (ARSET)  programme at NASA.

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Space-based applications driving fire early warning and monitoring systems

Wildfires in Greece near Kineta captured by the Sentinel 2 satellite on 23 July. Image: Copernicus.

The summer of 2018 has seen several severe wildfires across Europe and the world. A number of space-based applications and data from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the European Union’s Copernicus programme, the European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS) are supporting authorities in fighting the fires.

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Mon, 30/07/2018 - 14:56

UN Environment and Google partnership to facilitate access to environmental information

Remnants of Lake Chad, February 2015. Image: Peter Prokosch/CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

UN Environment and Google announced a global partnership on 16 July 2018 which will see the launch of a platform to enable governments, NGOs and the public to monitor and respond to changes to the environment. Given that this

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Thu, 26/07/2018 - 09:40

NASA builds open global landslide catalog to improve disaster preparedness

This set of 12 still images show the potential landslide by month averaged over the last 15 years. Image: NASA.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the United States is currently building a worldwide database of landslide events. The Cooperative Open Online Landslide Repository (COOLR) includes NASA’s Global Landslide Catalog (GLC) which provides new insights into landslide hazards around the world. 

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Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:33

Satellite data and snowfall tracking: its implications for weather forecasting

Accident caused by heavy snowfall in Virginia, USA. Image: Joe Loong

A new data product developed by scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), and NASA’s Short-term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) Center will be able to provide a more quick an

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Wed, 09/05/2018 - 15:58

Using GPM software to track cyclone rainfall

The GPM core satellite found extremely heavy rainfall on 6 March on the east side of cyclone Hola. Image: NASA/JAXA, Hal Pierce

NASA’s Global

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Mon, 16/04/2018 - 11:12

Monitoring Tropical Storms for Emergency Preparedness

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Tropical storms have major impacts, including loss of life and destruction of property. In 2017 alone, the United States experienced three tropical storms with more than $1 billion in losses. Open source satellite

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03/05/2018 to 10/05/2018

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Thu, 03/05/2018

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New geospatial dataset helps assess early signs of drought risks worldwide

Soil erosion due to droughts

The near real-time assessment of drought risks is crucial to enhance food security in vulnerable regions around the world. SERVIR, a joint venture of National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID), now provides a worldwide dataset for the Evaporative Stress Index (ESI), to analyse and visualize vegetation stress on a weekly basis and at a

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Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:39

NASA’s next-generation satellite sends first images to Earth

Image courtesy of NASA/NOAA

GOES-16 is the first spacecraft of NOAA’s (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) next-generation geostationary satellites.  NASA informed on 23 January 2017 that it had sent the first high-resolution images.

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Tue, 14/02/2017 - 06:38

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