Author Archives: Katie

Fighting Global Deforestation Through Remote Sensing and Cartography: The Story of Global Forest Watch

Global Forest Watch (GFW) is an online forest monitoring platform designed to equip people everywhere with the data they need to better manage and conserve threatened forests. By comparing satellite imagery and other spatial datasets over time, GFW is able … Read more

High-Resolution Imagery Collections – Pléiades 1 – Central America, April to June 2016

In this monthly piece, we give our readers a sense of the high-resolution imagery coverage collected over a geography during a specified window. To do this, we pick a high-resolution satellite constellation, a defined time period and area of interest, … Read more