Category Archives: RECENT ADDED COURSES

Learning Earth Observation with ESA

Learning Earth Observation with ESA http://www.learn-eo.org A holistic framework for EO education, lessons on different EO applications, over 200 data sets with description, new powerful version of the UNESCO Bilko software, resource library with extra information and tools, support for lesson writers and lesson users.
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Glass – Lesson 10. Assessing ecological status according to the WFD

Lesson 10. Assessing ecological status according to the WFD  http://www.learn-eo.org/lessons/gl10/  Lakes are valuable resources whose protection in the European Union is regulated by the Water Framework Directive (WFD). This forces Member States to systematically monitor all natural and artificial lakes with surface area larger than 0.5 km2. based on multiple components and parameters. Some of…
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Glass – Lesson 9. Mine tailing ponds

Lesson 9. Mine tailing ponds  http://www.learn-eo.org/lessons/gl9/  World wide there are hundreds of thousands of mine tailing ponds, some well maintained, others abandoned and not well documented. The first step in monitoring the risk from such ponds is to locate them all. This lesson shows how to select suitable satellite data, apply masks and designing the…
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Glass – Lesson 8. Lakes with a high concentration of humic substances

Lesson 8. Lakes with a high concentration of humic substances  http://www.learn-eo.org/lessons/gl8/  High concentrations of humic substances leads to strong absorption of light in the blue and green parts of the spectrum, so that the remaining colour is yellow/red/brownish and dark. This leads to a low signal-to-noise ratio, so that small errors, for example in the…
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