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Sharing data for improved forest protection and monitoring

15.10.2019

Mapping the aboveground biomass is now possible due to satellite remote sensing; however, these maps still need to be calibrated and validated using on-site data gathered by researchers across the world. The International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA) contributed to establishing a new global database to support Earth Observation by sharing data from different satellites.  

Read more at: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/10/191010125619.htm 

Sharing data for improved forest protection and monitoring
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