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Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Remote sensing-based spatial information for sustainable management of forests
This FAO study on remote sensing-based spatial information for sustainable management of forests addressed the following issues: assessment of requirements for spatial information in order to support sustainable forest management; preliminary evaluation of the extent to which these requirements for spatial information can be met by existing and planned remote sensing systems; identification of the... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0080.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 - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
FAO Land Cover Classification: a dichotomous, modular-hierarchical approach
This article presents the FAO Land Cover Classification system - a comprehensive standardized a priori classification system, designed to meet specified user requirements and created mapping exercises, but independent of the scale or means used.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0019.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

Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
The FAO AFRICOVER Programme
AFRICOVER is a tool that allows the preparation of the basic geographic information common to the information components of current and future programmes concentrating on natural resources in African countries. From a technical point of view, the preparation of AFRICOVER products relies primarily on remote sensing data and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0053.htm

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