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Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
The ICAMS Initiative: Development and implementation of an integrated coastal analysis and monitoring system
The objective of ICAMS is to develop, demonstrate and evaluate an operational system to monitor temperature, sediment, and chlorophyll concentration from multiple EO data sources and coincident standard surface measurements.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0066.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Summary of the regional project of environmental information and management (PRGIE)
The regional project of environmental information and management (PRGIE) aims to contribute to the sustainable use of natural resources in the countries of the Congo basin (Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Equitorial Guinea, Sao Tome and Zaire).
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/EIre0022.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
FAO supports the development of a new Spatial Data Management Unit in Lebanon's Ministry of Agriculture
This paper reports on the technical assistance FAO is providing to develop Lebanon's monitoring capabilities using remotely sensed data. It is also offering advice on the nature and localities of change and on protective measures for selected elements of the agricultural resource base that are at risk. These would be based on leading-edge use of satellite earth observation and telecommunications t... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0088.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Strengthening capacity in agricultural development through remote sensing and GIS
This paper reports on a technical assistance project initiated in Bulgaria in June 1999 with the aim of developing and testing RS/GIS methodologies suited to local conditions for rapid survey of land cover/land use in three different districts representative of the country's agricultural production.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0083.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Regional Workshop for Decision-makers on Remote Sensing/GIS Applications in Agricultural and Environmental Management
Summary report of the Regional Workshop for Decision-makers on Remote Sensing/GIS Applications in Agricultural and Environmental Management held in Santiago, Chile (7-11 December 1998). Workshop topics included remote sensing and GIS and their applications in forestry, water resources, agriculture and environment.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0067.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
FAO/ESA workshop for decision-makers on remote sensing/GIS applications
Since 1991, in close cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA) and other bodies, FAO has organized workshops for decision-makers on remote sensing/GIS applications to agricultural and environmental management in Central and Eastern European countries. This article provides notes on the FAO/ESA workshop held in Assenovgrad, Bulgaria, (10-14 November 1997).
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0039.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
ESCAP/FAO/ESA sub-regional workshop for decision-makers on remote sensing/GIS applications
This article reports on a subregional workshop for decision-makers on remote sensing/GIS applications held in Baku, Azerbaijan, in October 1997. This first joint ESCAP/FAO/ESA activity in Central Asia was organized to address consequences of the transition process, which could benefit from remote sensing and GIS applications.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0040.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Report of the Meeting of Experts on Ecological Networks
This article reports on the Meeting of Experts on Ecological Networks held in Guernica, Spain, 17-20 June 1997. The purpose of the meeting was to bring together representatives from selected networks to provide the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) and the Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS) steering committees with advice on the best way to proceed in developing a network of ecologica... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0038.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Regional Workshop for Decision-Makers on Remote Sensing/Geographic Information Systems Applications to Agricultural and Environmental Management
Summary report of the Regional Workshop for Decision-Makers on Remote Sensing/Geographic Information Systems Applications to Agricultural and Environmental Management FAO/ESCAP, in cooperation with Kazakhstan National Aerospace Agency, held in Almaty, Kazakhstan, 20-24 September 1999 for the benefit of countries of Central Asia and Eastern Europe. The workshop belongs to a series of activities in... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0081.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Regional workshop for decision-makers on remote sensing and the GIS in environment and agricultural management issues
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/spdirect/EIre0056.htm

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