TAG: Abu Dhabi

TCarta delivers satellite-derived mangrove health assessment to Abu Dhabi

October 25, 2018By
TCarta's report showed 80 percent of the Emirate’s mangrove forests were healthy. (Image: TCarta)

TCarta, a global provider of geospatial products and services, was commissioned by the Environment Agency — Abu Dhabi (EAD) to carry out a landmark mangrove health assessment covering the entire Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The assessment contained mangrove condition information derived from high-resolution multispectral satellite imagery. According to TCarta, the report showed 80 percent of the Emirate’s mangrove forests were... read more

Proteus Completes Satellite-Derived Forest Inventory Pilot in Abu Dhabi

June 16, 2014By

Proteus FZC, a provider of satellite-derived mapping and classification services, has completed a demonstration project using satellite imagery to inventory tree plantations in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The tree mapping pilot is a spin-off of a larger Emirate-wide habitat and land use/land cover (LULC) project now being spearheaded by Proteus. In the pilot, the Proteus team processed multispectral data... read more

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