By Faisal Hossain

The mixed observational strength of the a number of earth gazing satellites is at the moment no longer being harnessed holistically to supply harder societal advantages. we aren't in a position to take whole good thing about the prolific volume of clinical output and distant sensing facts which are rising quickly from satellite tv for pc missions and convert them speedy into decision-making items for clients. the present software framework we have now seems to be an analog one missing the absorption bandwidth required to address medical examine and the voluminous (petabyte-scale) satellite tv for pc facts. This e-book will take on this question: "How can we switch this direction and take complete benefit of satellite tv for pc observational power for a extra sustainable, happier and more secure destiny within the coming decades?"

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2007) reviewed different remote sensing data sets by discussing the befits, limitation, and uncertainty. Approaches that make full use of remote sensing techniques to estimate Above Ground Biomass (AGB) are therefore needed (Le Toan et al. 2011). To overcome this issue, NASA’s Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation Lidar (GEDI) is planned to launch in 2019. GEDI will use a laser-based system to study a range of climates, including the observation of the forest canopy structure over the tropics, and the tundra in high northern latitudes.

Anderson Á A. Limaye Earth Science Office, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL 35808, USA E. Anderson Earth System Science Center, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899, USA © Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016 F. R. Murthy et al. and services through global and regional cooperation. The complex web of users and orienting them toward adoption of EO services through multi-tier awareness, expertise development, policy advocacy, and institutionalization is also discussed.

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