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Atlas of our changing environment. A manual

Atlas of our changing environment. A manual
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). 2014
  • This booklet is a manual for GIS and remote sensing practitioners that provides a step-by-step method for communicating the scientific findings of time-series satellite imaging studies to a wide lay audience. It makes creative use of environmental stories, satellite images, aerial photos, maps and pictures to illustrate environmental change in a clear and comprehensible way. The ultimate aim is to make the scientific evidence compelling enough to stimulate sound environmental policy-making. This manual will be especially useful in learning how to effectively use change-pair images to accurately reflect modification on the ground.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Environment, Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), Information and data
  • Main target audience: Practitioners, Stakeholders
  • Main purpose: Capacity-building, Guidance, Technical
  • Type of resource: Guidebook, Manual
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Published in 2015