Category Archives: Agriculture

Remote Sensing for Geological Mapping and Mineral Exploration – Spectral Imaging – (Part 3 of 4)

Spectral imaging utilizes a variety of sophisticated technology to process the interaction between matter and electromagnetic energy. Hyperspectral and multispectral data using satellite images or aerial photos are used for agriculture, forestry, oil exploration, mineral exploration and geological applications to … Continue reading

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Remote Sensing for Geological Mapping and Mineral Exploration – Radar (SAR) Imaging and Analysis – (Part 2 of 4)

A Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), or SAR an airborne or spaceborne sidelooking radar system has been flown on both military and civilian spacecraft because of its ability (for certain wavelengths) to penetrate clouds and generates high-resolution remote sensing imagery. Seasat, … Continue reading

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Remote Sensing Applications for Agriculture and Land Use Management and Mapping

Remotely sensed images can be used to identify nutrient deficiencies, diseases, water deficiency or surplus, weed infestations, insect damage, hail damage, wind damage, herbicide damage, and plant populations. Information from remote sensing can be used as base maps in variable … Continue reading

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