6th March 2019
Innovative new datasets, estimating the amount of pesticides and fertilisers used in each 1km square in England annually, have been produced by the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology.
The data will provide researchers, water companies and policy-makers with more information on the likely extent of pesticide and fertiliser use across landscapes so they can work with the agricultural industry to develop more sustainable farming methods, including greater efficiency in agrochemical application.
18th September 2017
On 21st June the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, published a draft of the Mayor's Transport Strategy 2017:
14th July 2016
Using space technology down on earth is not rocket science! There are thousands of ways to use Earth observation data in our everyday life - from disaster prevention and agriculture to transport, environment, energy, water and healthcare. Join the Copernicus Masters and become part of the success story.
14th July 2015
Win €20,000 for your new business idea that uses Earth observation data. The Copernicus Masters, Europe’s leading Earth monitoring competition, has extended the deadline for applications to 09:00am on Monday 20 July 2015.
31st July 2014
The Environmental Special Interest Group (ENVSIG) is an established group of over 400 members within the AGI. This is a very active SIG, organising meetings and visits for its members, keeping members informed through its web pages, and assisting AGI at events, including the annual conference.
The ENVSIG's mission is to facilitate the application of Geographic Information Systems to natural environment issues and related information, through the following objectives :
To help us meet these objectives there is a committee which meets quarterly to discuss and organise future activities of the SIG.