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New Special Issue About Land Abandonment Online

Together with our colleagues from University of Copenhagen, and the Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) we have a new special issue on „Agricultural Land Abandonment: Patterns, Drivers and Consequences“ online at MPDI Land. This Special Issue on „Agricultural Land Abandonment: Patterns, Drivers and Consequences“ is dedicated to bringing advances on our…
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New publication about satellite based crop identification

We are glad to announce the new publication about „A rule-based approach for crop identification using multi-temporal and multi-sensor phenological metrics“ of our colleagues from the Center for Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces, ZFL (Bonn, Germany). Accurate classification and mapping of crops is essential for supporting sustainable land management. Such maps can be created based…
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MapTailor@IGARSS 2018

We are glad to co-author a new publication titled ‚Object-based post-processing method for crop classification“ of our colleagues from the Center for Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces (ZFL) in Bonn (Germany), and the Space Research Institute NASU-SSAU (Ukraine). In this paper, we propose a novel method for an object-based post-classification filtering, specifically tailored to improve…
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Partner in ESA project „EO-li“

MapTailor is partner of the project EO-li (Earth Observation based location identifier platform). The project lead is with mundialis GmbH & Co. KG in Bonn, Germany. EO-li – supported by the European Space Agency (ESA) – is a service platform which tackles the question of restoration in its large sens and its positive spin offs…
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We welcome our new remote sensing consultant

We welcome our new remote sensing consultant at MapTailor. Dr. Leonhard Suchenwirth is a geographer with more than 10 years experience in GIS and remote sensing (technologies/research/applications). Besides research, he has worked in public servies, commercial and consulting enterprises on local, national and international level.His projects range from agricultural monitoring, forestry and carbon budgeting, water…
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Special Issue about Agricultural Monitoring in MPDI

Together with our colleagues from University of Copenhagen, Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), and University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) we have a special issue on „Monitoring Agricultural Land-Use Change and Land-Use Intensity“ online at MPDI Remote Sensing. This Special Issue will draw from ongoing advancements and novel developments…
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New publication about cropland classification

We are glad to announce the new publication about „The impact of training class proportions on binary cropland classification“ of our colleagues from the Earth and Life Institute, Environmental Sciences, Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium). The ground truth data sets required to train supervised classifiers are usually collected as to maximize the number of samples…
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