Difference between revisions of "Forestry and Other Land Use"

 
== Machine Learning Application Areas ==
'''Remote sensing of emissions'''
 
=== '''Remote sensing of emissions''' ===
'''Monitoring peatlands'''
 
=== '''ManagingMonitoring forestspeatlands''' ===
 
=== '''Managing forests''' ===
 
* Estimating carbon stock
* Reducing deforestation
 
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== Background Readings ==
 
=== Other ===
*'''Monitoring tropical forest carbon stocks and emissions using Planet satellite data'''
 
*'''Characterizing agricultural drought in the Karamoja subregion of Uganda with meteorological and satellite-based indices'''
*'''Monitoring tropical forest carbon stocks and emissions using Planet satellite data'''<ref>{{Cite journal|last=Csillik|first=Ovidiu|last2=Kumar|first2=Pramukta|last3=Mascaro|first3=Joseph|last4=O’Shea|first4=Tara|last5=Asner|first5=Gregory P.|date=2019-11-28|title=Monitoring tropical forest carbon stocks and emissions using Planet satellite data|url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-54386-6|journal=Scientific Reports|volume=9|issue=1|doi=10.1038/s41598-019-54386-6|issn=2045-2322}}</ref>: An example of carbon stock estimation from satellite imagery.
*'''Remote Sensing Northern Lake Methane Ebullition'''
*'''Characterizing agricultural drought in the Karamoja subregion of Uganda with meteorological and satellite-based indices'''<ref>{{Cite journal|last=Nakalembe|first=Catherine|date=2018-02-10|title=Characterizing agricultural drought in the Karamoja subregion of Uganda with meteorological and satellite-based indices|url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11069-017-3106-x|journal=Natural Hazards|volume=91|issue=3|pages=837–862|doi=10.1007/s11069-017-3106-x|issn=0921-030X}}</ref>: A study of drought phenomena using remote sensing data.
*'''Remote Sensing Northern Lake Methane Ebullition'''<ref>{{Cite journal|last=Engram|first=M.|last2=Walter Anthony|first2=K. M.|last3=Sachs|first3=T.|last4=Kohnert|first4=K.|last5=Serafimovich|first5=A.|last6=Grosse|first6=G.|last7=Meyer|first7=F. J.|date=2020-05-11|title=Remote sensing northern lake methane ebullition|url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41558-020-0762-8|journal=Nature Climate Change|volume=10|issue=6|pages=511–517|doi=10.1038/s41558-020-0762-8|issn=1758-678X}}</ref>: A study relating methane emissions estimates from airplanes and satellite imagery.
 
== Online Courses and Course Materials ==
=== Major conferences ===
 
*'''EARTHVISION''': A workshop regularly held at computer vision conferences. Website [https://www.grss-ieee.org/earthvision2020/ here].
*'''Space and AI:''' A conference organized by the ESA-CLAIRE AI Special Interest Group on Space. Website [https://claire-ai.org/sig-space/?lang=fr here].
 
=== Major journals ===
Some packages for working with remote sensing data are,
 
*'''eo-learn''': A python package maintained by the European Space Agency, giving easy access to imagery from Sentinel satellites, as well as utilities for data processing, available [https://github.com/sentinel-hub/eo-learn here].
*'''robosat''': A package maintained by mapbox, available [https://github.com/mapbox/robosat here].
*'''solaris''': A package from CosmiQ Works (SpaceNet Challenge), available [https://solaris.readthedocs.io/en/latest/ here].
 
== Data ==