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Future directions and challenges ahead

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 7156 words.

This final chapter is dedicated to discussing possible new ways forward, aiming to highlight future opportunities and challenges likely to be connected with the continued development of...

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Mahalanobis D2

Overview page. Subjects: Probability and Statistics — Ecology and Conservation.

A measure of generalized distance between samples based on the means, variances (see mean square), and covariances of various properties of replicate samples in multivariate analysis. The...

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Satellite remote sensing and anthropogenic pressures on biodiversity

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 8144 words.

This chapter explores how satellite remote sensing can be employed to monitor a wide range of anthropogenic pressures which affect species and ecosystems, in both terrestrial and marine...

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Satellite remote sensing and natural disturbances

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 9006 words.

This chapter provides an overview of how satellite remote sensing can help map the occurrence, and risk of occurrence, of several environmental disturbances; assess the extent of the...

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Satellite remote sensing and the management of invasive species

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 7209 words.

This chapter reviews opportunities for satellite remote sensing approaches to support the management of invasive species, starting by providing clear definitions of what invasive species...

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Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

Nathalie Pettorelli.

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 224 pages.

This book intends to familiarise prospective users in the environmental community with satellite remote sensing technology and its applications, introducing terminology and principles...

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Satellite remote sensing and the management of protected areas

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 8854 words.

This chapter explores how satellite-based approaches can be used as a cost-effective method to support monitoring efforts of protected areas, offering a cheap, verifiable way to identify...

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Satellite remote sensing and the management of wild species and habitats

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 7016 words.

This chapter discusses how satellite remote sensing may support efforts to re-establish functional ecosystems worldwide, by exploring how this technology can support the implementation of...

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Satellite remote sensing, environmental quality, and human health and wellbeing

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 7333 words.

This chapter reviews how satellite data can provide key information relevant to efforts to improve human health and wellbeing. It first discusses how satellite remote sensing can be used to...

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Satellite remote sensing in the policy sphere

Nathalie Pettorelli.

in Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

May 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 8262 words.

This chapter focuses on the interface between satellite remote sensing and policy relevant to the management of natural resources, looking at ways for this technology to support decision...

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