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New Zealand launches new National Space Policy
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UAE Space Agency launches Geospatial Analytics Platform Hackathon
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45th Asian Summit on Remote Sensing to be held in Sri Lanka next year
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North Korea says its rocket launch failed, 1st spy satellite lost
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Singaporean alliance organizes geospatial-oriented AI challenge
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Saudi Arabia launches $207m geological mapping project
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has unveiled the Geological...
North Korea tells neighboring Japan of plans to launch satellite, safety warning issued
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Outsight Expands into Asia-Pacific with a New Hong Kong Office to Propel the Deployment of of It’s 3D Lidar Software
Following its recent expansion across Europe with the establishment...

coastal zone

Sunday, January 1st, 2012

How to Head Off Climate-Change Ruin in Asia

More than 450 million Asians live within the low-elevation coastal zone, including almost 20% of the region's urban residents. There's no question the scale of climate challenges facing Asia and the Pacific is daunting _ especially since...

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Eye in Sky to Help Map Eco-sensitive Spots

Nearly four months after the amended Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) notification was introduced by the Union Government, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is set to map the city’s shoreline and water bodies with the help of satellite...

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

DENR Set to Conduct Coastal Geohazard Mapping

The Philippines Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the Mines and Geo-sciences Bureau (MGB), is set to start with its coastal geohazard mapping project. The project seeks to gather information regarding the condition of shorelines...

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

Earth Observation Aids Coastal Zone Management

Coastal zone management is an area of increasing interest, with competing ecological, environmental and social values as well as vulnerability to our changing world. The complexity of managing the coastal zone must take into account a...