Publications Environment

Posted May 2000

Remote Sensing Centre Series


The following publications are available from:
Chief, Environment and Natural Resources Service (SDRN)
FAO
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome, Italy
(E-mail: SDRN-Chief@fao.org)


1998
RSC-75. "Groundwater Exploration by Satellite Remote Sensing in the Syrian Arab Republic". [Abstract]

1997
RSC-74. "AFRICOVER: Spécifications géométriques et cartographiques". [Introduction]
RSC-73. "Light aerial remote sensing applied to local rural development". [Executive summary]
RSC-72. "Evaluation of commercial remotely sensed data for assessment of illicit crops, a desk study". [Summary and introduction]
RSC-71. " AFRICOVER, classification de l'occupation du sol". [Introduction]
RSC-70. " AFRICOVER land cover classification". [Introduction]
RSC-69. "Wetlands Monitoring by ERS - SAR Data, a Case Study: Lake Bangweulu Wetland System, Zambia". [Summary]

1995
RSC-68. "Monitoring wetlands for fisheries by NOAA AVHRR LAC thermal data". [Summary]

1994
FAO-ARTEMIS NOAA AVHRR NDVI
Image Bank Africa 1981-1991 (CD-ROM)

1993

RSC-67. "Radar imagery: Theory and Interpretation". Lecture notes.
RSC-66. "Use of NOAA AVHRR HRPT data for assessment of the forest area of Liberia". [Summary]
RSC-65. "Remote sensing and its application to investment project identification and preparation - a study with special reference to the FAO Investment Centre". [Summary]
RSC-64. "Calibration and integrated modelling of remote sensing data for desert locust habitat monitoring". [Summary]

1991

RSC-63. "Use of high resolution satellite data and aerial sampling photographs for land planning: Results in Chad". [Summary]
RSC-62. "Principes d'Imagerie Radar". [Summary]
RSC-61. "Utilization of SPOT satellite imagery for inventory of forest resources in Sylhet District, Bangladesh". [Summary]

1990
RSC-58. "Use of high resolution satellite data for coastal fisheries - Pilot study in the Philippines". [Summary]
RSC-57. "Use of high resolution satellite data for irrigation management and monitoring - Pilot study in Indonesia". [Summary]
RSC-56. "Erosion mapping using high-resolution satellite data and geographic information system. Pilot study in Brazil". [Summary]
RSC-55. "Assessment of the use of SAR images for land use mapping in Tunisia" (Final report)
RSC-54. "Proceedings of the 14th UN/FAO International training course on remote sensing applications to land resources".
RSC-53. "Use of high resolution satellite data for soil mapping: Pilot project in Botswana".
RSC-52. "Evaluation de l'utilisation d'images SAR géocodées pour la cartographie de l'utilisation du sol en Tunisie: Le cas de Grombalia".

1989
RSC-51. "Evaluation de l'utilisation d'images SAR pour la cartographie de l'utilisation du sol en Tunisie: Le cas de M'Saken".
RSC-50. "Report of the Thirteenth UN/FAO International Training Course, Remote Sensing Applications to Water Resources".
RSC-49. "Report of the Twelfth UN/FAO International Training Course, Contribution of Remote Sensing to Marine Fisheries".

1988
RSC-48. "Introduction to Remote Sensing".
RSC-47. "Report of the Eleventh UN/FAO International Training Course, Remote Sensing Applications in Agricultural Statistics".
RSC-46. "Principles of Radar Imagery" (Lecture notes)
RSC-45. "Use of High Resolution Satellite Imagery for Agriculture and Marine Applications in the Maldives".
RSC-44. "Multithematic Analogic Interpretation of Landsat TM Imagery for the Rome Region".

1986
RSC-41. "Rapport du huitième et neuvième cours de formation FAO/UNDRO/WMO/ASE applications de la télédétection pour la prévision, le contrôle et la prévention des inondations".
RSC-40. "Report of the Tenth UN/FAO International Training Course Applied to Monitoring Forest Lands".
RSC-39. "Remote Sensing for Food security".
RSC-38. "Reconnaissance Groundwater Appraisal of Bohol Island by Satellite Data analysis".
RSC-37. "Agricultural Drought Monitoring by Meteosat in Africa".
RSC-36. "Evaluation de données SPOT simulées pour l'étude de différents thèmes liés aux ressources renouvelables".

1985
RSC-35. "Report of an Expert Consultation on International Cooperation in Remote Sensing Applied to Renewable Resources".
RSC-34. "Reflective Properties of Natural Surfaces with Reference to Radar and Digital Analysis".
RSC-33. "Report on Remote Sensing Applications for Renewable Resources in Developing Countries".
RSC-32. "Concepts for Global Mapping of Woody Vegetation using Remote Sensing Data".
RSC-31. "Monitoring Algae Growth by Digital Analysis of Landsat Data: Orbetello Lagoon Case Study".
RSC-28. "Report on Expert Consultation on WISI/WAPI and Thematic Cartography".
RSC-27. "Report of the Ninth International Training Course on Applications of Remote sensing to Aquaculture and Inland Fisheries".

1984
RSC-26. "Remote Sensing and Food Production for a Growing World Population".
RSC-25. "Proceedings of the Sixth FAO/UNDRO/WMO/ESA International Training Course in Remote Sensing Applications to Flood Control and Forecasting".
RSC-24. "Short Course Training of Remote Sensing Users from Developing Countries - FAO's experience".
RSC-23. "Application of Analog Remote Sensing Techniques for the Assessment of Land Use Potential".
RSC-22. "Report of the Eighth UN/FAO International Training Course on Remote Sensing Applications to Water Resources".

1983
RSC-21. "Reflective Properties of Natural Surface with Reference to Digital Analysis".
RSC-20. "Seventh UN/FAO International Training Course in Remote Sensing Applications to Thematic Mapping with Special Reference to Land Use".
RSC-19. "Remote Sensing Applied to Land Resources - an FAO Overview".
RSC-18. "Capacity and Mechanisms of International Cooperation in Remote Sensing Applications". RSC-17. "Report of the FAO/UNEP International Training Course on Wildlife Management".
RSC-16. "Proceedings of the Third Small Expert consultation on WISI/WAPI".
RSC-15. "Utilization of RS Data for Mapping Aquatic Ecosystems of the Nigerian Coastal Areas".
RSC-13. "Landsat Data as an Aid for Obtaining Agricultural Statistics".
RSC-12. "The FAO Remote Sensing Centre: Role and Activities".

1982
RSC-11. "Toward a Standardized Hierarchical Classification of Vegetation for Remote Sensing".
RSC-10. "Remote Sensing in Developing Countries - FAO's experience".
RSC-9. "Application of Satellite Remote Sensing for Land and Water Resources Appraisal, Yemen".
RSC-8. "Proceedings of Training Course on Applications of New remote Sensing Techniques to Forest Resources Survey".
RSC-7. "Application of Satellite Imagery to Soil Survey".
RSC-5. "Applications for Water Resources and Hydrology".


Remote Sensing for Decision-makers Series

19. "Inventory and monitoring of shrimp farms by radar satellite data - Pilot study in Sri Lanka" (also in French)
18. "Satellite imagery for a crop information system - Pilot study in Romania" (also in French)
17. "Satellite Imagery and Geographic Information Systems in Groundwater Exploration - Pilot Study in the Syrian Arab Republic" (Eng., Fr.)
16. "Satellite Imagery for Rangeland Assessment and Monitoring - Pilot Study in Morocco" (Eng., Fr.)
15. "Satellite Imagery to Assist Forest Management - Pilot Study in Morocco (Eng., Fr.)
14. "Satellite Imagery for Aquaculture Study and Lagoon Management.- Pilot Study in Morocco". (Eng., Fr.)
13. "Satellite Imagery for Forest Decline Assessment and Monitoring - Pilot Study in Poland".(Eng., Fr.)
12. "Satellite Imagery and Geographic Information Systems in Forest Fire Management - Pilot Study in Poland". (Eng., Fr.)
11. "Satellite Imagery for the Study of Urban Expansion - Pilot study in Tunisia". (Eng., Fr.)
10. "Satellite Imagery for Rural Development - Pilot study in Tunisia". (Eng., Fr.)
9. "Evaluation of Natural Disaster Damage - Pilot study in Tunisia". (Eng., Fr.)
8. "Satellite Imagery for the Dynamic Study of Desertification - Pilot study in Tunisia". (Eng., Fr.)
7. "Satellite Imagery for the Study of Marine Pollution - Pilot study in Tunisia". (Eng., Fr.)
6. "Données Satellite Haute Résolution et Photographies Aériennes Echantillon, Inventaire des terres irrigables au Tchad". (Fr.)
5. "High Resolution Satellite Data for Coastal Fisheries - Pilot study in the Philippines". (Eng.)
4. "High Resolution Satellite Data for Agricultural Statistics - Preliminary Review". (Eng.)
3. "High Resolution Satellite Data for Irrigation Management, Pilot study in Indonesia". (Eng.)
2. "High Resolution Satellite Data for Land Conservation Planning - Pilot study in Brazil". (Eng.)
1. "High Resolution Satellite Data for Soil Mapping - Pilot study in Botswana". (Eng.)



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