Archive: 2020

MySustainableForest platform: a new commercial service to improve forest management through Earth observation solutions

The EU project MySustainableForest develops a new commercial service where users can access geoinformation products for more sustainable and efficient forest management. Forests cover more than a third of Europe’s total land area (215 million hectares). Forestry makes a significant contribution to the EU economy, employing three million people in the sector; it already accounts […]
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Promoting Earth Observation solutions for forestry in the EU Green Week

The H2020 MySustainableForest project organised a webinar aimed at training forestry end-users on the use and application of the remote sensing-based forestry services developed by the consortium during the past three years. Around 50 participants from the forest community, academia and government participated in the MySustainableForest (MSF) training webinar on Tuesday 22 September, which focused […]
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MySustainableForest Webinar #2 – 22 September 2020

Training Forestry End-Users on Earth Observation-Based Solutions  This webinar aims at training forestry end-users on the use and application of the remote sensing-based forestry services developed by MySustainableForest Project during the past three years. These services (e.g. forest characterization, biodiversity, ecosystem services estimation) integrate Earth Observation information (satellite data, LiDAR) with key forestry variables (e.g. […]
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MySustainableForest Online Webinar – 1 July 2020

Forestry Challenges and Earth Observation-based solutions: a dynamic discussion between Users and Providers MySustainableForest project invites you to the presentation of the portfolio of products for sustainable forest management. This European project aims to further integrate Earth observation into the forestry sector, demonstrating the advantage of incorporating remote sensing information into the decision making, protocols […]
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Can Earth Observation services for silviculture help business continuity during the COVID-19 situation?

The H2020 My Sustainable Forest project has developed a pre-commercial service platform for forest stakeholders, compliant with open and standard interfaces, which integrates Earth Observation data into the forest stakeholders’ decision making processes and operations. MySustainableForest partners are aware that the Covid-19 lockdown continues to affect the forestry world, however the exact nature of this impact […]
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2nd Conference on Innovation in Forest Mapping and Inventories

On May 19th and 20th, the second edition of the event on innovation in mapping and inventories of forest resources in Spain will be held in virtual format. After the success of the first edition in 2018 in Palencia (Spain), entities such as the Cesefor Foundation, the University of Valladolid and the Government of Castile […]
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Meeting in Portugal to refine My Sustainable Forest platform

Horizon 2020 MySustainableForest project, held the third Stakeholders workshop of remote data users for sustainable forest management, in Aveiro, Portugal, on January 28th  2020; the event was hosted by RAIZ in the historic Quinta San Francisco Eucalyptus Arboretum. RAIZ is the Forest and Paper Research of the NAVIGATOR Company, the first European eucalypt pulp producer. […]
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