With growing evidence of the physical and mental benefits of green spaces we were recently asked to assess the greenspace accessibility for the West of England Nature Partnership to identify areas with no or poor accessibility.
From Imagery to Data
The insights that satellite data can deliver for agriculture are hugely valuable but making those insights accessible is not always straightforward for the people who might really benefit from them. We have recently demonstrated, the capability to deliver data insights in a simple data dashboard.
Drought and Flood Mitigation - Uganda The increasing frequency and severity of droughts and floods in Uganda occasioned by climate change threaten the agricultural economy. The Drought and Flood Mitigation Service (DFMS) aims to help decision makers address some of these threats. Earth Observation (EO) data can help.
Natural Capital Accounting Earlier this year NRW (Natural Resources Wales) commissioned a feasibility study from Vivid Economics with Environment Systems as a partner to develop strategic thinking for progressing natural capital approaches, especially natural capital accounting at a local scale.
Trees Outside Woodland-Scotland This research project focuses on determining how the Scottish Government can use remote sensing technology to assess the amount, location and distribution of trees outside areas classified as Scottish woodlands.
Mapping for policy, recovery and resilience This project will provide evidence to develop policy to aid post-hurricane environmental recovery and enhance future resilience to natural disasters in the Turks and Caicos Islands and the British Virgin Islands following the hurricanes of 2017.