Historical and current satellite images were used to provide a history of land cover changes in a forest reserve in Ghana since 1989 for a client investigating the investment potential under REDD. Since associated estimates in biomass change over time were needed, a rapid assessment was made by using IPCC default values and literature review. To provide additional information on threats to the forest area, a fire history was compiled for the area using a satellite-derived fire hotspot detection database service available from NASA.
Land-Cover Change Mapping of a Ghanaian Forest Reserve
In advance of the CDP Online Response System (CDP ORS) going live next week we’ve summarised the CDP 2021 disclosure cycle.
Ecometrica has alway helped clients calculate homeworker emissions, however until last year homeworking was a rarity, now with the global pandemic it’s the norm.
UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP) and Ecometrica’s Forests 2020 Platform fuel industry initiative.