Information from the Forestry Commission Ghana and Ecometrica
The Forestry Commission of Ghana (FCG) has launched a National Map of Forests and Land Use. The maps provide authoritative and accurate information about the extent of forests, shaded and unshaded cocoa production areas, forest reserves, admitted farms and other agricultural areas.
The maps were created using satellite data from the Copernicus Sentinel satellites, a large number of field samples and measurements cross-referenced using machine learning techniques. Public, government and commercial access to the map is supported by Ecometrica whose online distribution...
The map uses satellite data from the Copernicus Sentinel satellites, a large number of field samples and measurements cross-referenced using machine learning techniques.
The second Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) Innovation and Technology webinar will be held under the theme “Accelerating Innovation in the Engineering & Built Environment”, and will be facilitated by Amanda Masondo-Mkhize from MPAMOT.
The Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) invites members and affiliated members to this webinar, hosted by Robin Kock in conversation with Johan van Heerden. Van Heerden will be conducting a presentation