GIS

Monitoring Frequent Change with Sentinel-2 Data on GBDX

With the introduction of Sentinel-2 data on GBDX, a variety of insights to our ever changing planet can be gained. Land features like reservoirs, agriculture, glaciers, etc. can all be monitored and examined using the publicly available 10 meter resolution imagery collected by Sentinel-2. Also, as a result of its…

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Linking landscape diversity with biological diversity at the Cabo Blanco Absolute Nature Reserve

In June 2015, the Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) offered a field-based graduate course in Costa Rica titled “Tropical Biology: An Ecological Approach.” To supplement the field-based instruction and incorporate a GIS/remote sensing component, Dr. Eben Broadbent, assistant professor of geography at the University of Alabama and co-director of the…

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The Faces of DigitalGlobe: Pierre Izard

The Faces of DigitalGlobe is a series of blog posts highlighting individuals and teams within DigitalGlobe. This month, we are highlighting Pierre Izard, Director, Global Strategic Alliances. Pierre  joined DigitalGlobe in 2000 and is currently developing the company’s Global Strategic Alliances program.  Pierre has contributed in a broad range of…

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