Big data & AI: leveraging technology to map complex ecosystems from forests to corals

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Big Data & AI: Leveraging Technology to Map Complex Ecosystems from Forests to Corals

Forest carbon monitoring methods, invented in Hawaii, are now globally accepted. Asner will discuss his CLASlite forest monitoring project, providing deforestation monitoring software and training to government and private organizations in more than 130 countries, as well as the Spectranomics Project and the Carnegie Airborne Observatory, an advanced Earth mapping facility that supports large-scale ecosystem research, conservation and sustainable development.

Video of Greg Asner’s presentation on 1/3/19 at East-West Center: