Resource Monitoring Blog

EnviroSatTools: A Collaborative Satellit ...

Indufor releases satellite monitoring tools to support regional authorities...

Mapping Native Forest using Deep Learnin ...

In our previous blog post on machine learning, we used an object-based approach...

Tracking Regional Harvest Levels ...

In this article we introduce a scaleable solution designed to track and report...

Forest Intelligence - Clandestine Analys ...

Understanding a ‘wood baskets’ current and potential future wood supply...

Tree Seedling Detection Using Deep Learn ...

Rapid advancements in digital platforms have continued and include frequent monitoring...

New Cessna-mounted Imaging System ...

In late 2020 Indufor in partnership with SKYVUW and Canterbury Aviation...

Introducing ‘MO’ – Enabling Continuous L ...

With the introduction of environmental policies comes an increasing need to monitor...

Linking Planet Imagery with Indufor's Pl ...

One benefit of high-revisit satellites is their ability to re-image the same location...

EO Tools to Support Catchment-Scale Envi ...

With the introduction of environmental policies and national environmental standards...

Refreshing LiDAR-Derived Plantation Exte ...

LiDAR data provides an excellent data source for describing plantations...

Monitoring National Forest Change in Clo ...

One of the primary uses of satellite imagery for many applications is to monitor change...

Delivering Forest Monitoring Solutions ...

The capacity for change in planted forests is significant, particularly in...

Efficient Monitoring of Plantation Devel ...

New satellites are being launched monthly with most designed to record and monitor...

Guyana Completes 10 years of Forest Chan ...

With an innovative approach applying satellite & aerial imagery, Guyana Forestry...

An Assessment of Global Forest Change Da ...

In 2009, Indufor & Durham University began developing Guyana's forest monitoring system...

Efficient & Timely Monitoring of Plantat ...

Afforestation activity across New Zealand has increased since 2019...

Refined Method for Progressive Harvest M ...

One of the significant benefits of using satellite imagery for forest resource...

Evaluating Sentinel-2 Cloud Masking Rout ...

The spatial resolution, swath and revisit cycle, and open data policy of Sentinel-2...

Improving Regional Descriptions of Plant ...

Indufor, Scion and the School of Forestry, University of Canterbury...

Tracking Small-scale Riparian Afforestat ...

In recent years an increasing focus has been placed on land restoration projects...

Routine Tracking of Australia’s Carbon A ...

Many nations have established national policies to support afforestation initiatives...

Early Results from NASA’s Space-borne Li ...

NASA's space-borne LiDAR, The Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI)...

Satellite Imagery to Refresh Australia’s ...

Plantation statistics like those prepared by Australia’s National Plantation Inventory...

Tracking Changes in Vegetation Vigour an ...

One of the most common uses of remotely sensed data is to detect change. GEE...

RADAR Deforestation Alerts added to Guya ...

One of the most challenging aspects of monitoring forest change in Guyana is...

Monitoring and Mapping the Australian Bu ...

Record-breaking temperatures and months of drought conditions have fuelled a series of...

Simple EO Image Viewer ...

While satellite data is touted as providing an effective solution for monitoring...

New Zealand-wide RADAR ...

The frequency of cloud cover in New Zealand also presents significant challenges...

Forest Degradation Estimation: A Nationa ...

Detecting and mapping forest degradation at country level is challenging...

UAV Mapping of Mining Impacts ...

Fieldwork surrounding active mining sites is often dangerous and time-consuming...

Team Publications ...

The following list of publications provides an overview of the work our team has...