Three Exciting Ways to Protect Forests with Remote Sensing
Forests cover one third of the Earth’s land mass and are home to more than 80% of the terrestrial species of animals, plants and insects. However, 13 million hectares of forest are destroyed each year. The United Nations International Day of Forests took place recently, on 21st March, to raise awareness of this vital resource.
In this article Pixalytics, referencing our very own Dr Chloe Barnes, look at ways in which remote sensing can reduce the severe loss of forest regions that we are currently seeing.
Read the article here.
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