The GlobDiversity project has kicked off!

The GlobDiversity project has kicked off!  The GlobDiversity project, funded by the European Space Agency (ESA), supports the efforts of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), and the GEO BON working groups on ecosystem structure and function, among others, to build a global knowledge base for terrestrial ecosystems based on satellite remote sensing observations. The project, led by the University of Zurich, focuses on the specification and engineering of three RS-enabled EBVs: Fragmentation Canopy chlorophyll concentration Land surface phenology The project will define, specify and validate best algorithms for these variables. In addition, the...

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