Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China

Satellite EO for Flood and Drought Forecasting in China

Research project This project aims to exploit innovative satellite earth observation data products for operational flood and drought forecasting in China. The EU Copernicus programme and related satellite missions (NASA GRACE, GRACE-FO) provide spatially and temporal ... First year report Developed a workflow to extract surface water extent from synthetic aperture radar and optical images; to be applied at the national scale for China at 10 m spatial resolution. Developed a workflow for 1-km soil moist ...
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Transiting to green growth: natural resources in Nepal

Research project In recent years, increasing global concerns for the well-being of the earth’s environmental resources and growing human population has led to the emergence of the concept of the green economy: how can human well-being and environmental resource manag ... Project completion report The two-fold purpose of the project was to (i) investigate and analyse the global production network for medicinal plants harvested in and traded from Nepal, and (ii) build up the capacity to undertake such research in Ne ...
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