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In Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

Multiresolution segmentation and rule-based classification techniques are used to classify objects from very high-resolution satellite images of urban areas. The major contribution...

Author: 
HAQUE Md. Enamul
AL-RAMADAN Baqer
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2016 Topics:

IGES Making Our Cities Climate-Sensitive e-Learning Video Series comprises two videos:
1) Overcoming floods in the Philippines: A story of climate change adaptation and...

Training Learning
English
April 2016 Topics:

IGES Making Our Cities Climate-Sensitive e-Learning Video Series comprises two videos:
1) Overcoming floods in the Philippines: A story of climate change adaptation and...

Training Learning
English
April 2016 Topics:
In Applied Geography

We use crowdsourced GIS data from OpenStreetMap to help automate the mapping of land cover in Landsat satellite imagery. The OpenStreetMap data had limited area coverage, but was...

Author: 
Kotaro IIZUKA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2016 Topics:

We analyzed the change in vegetated and urban (impervious) area in the Silang-Santa Rosa sub-watershed of the Philippines to assess the implications related to flood risk. Our main...

Author: 
MAGCALE-MACANDOG Damasa B.
Milben BRAGAIS
MACANDOG Paula Beatrice M.
Data/Tool
English
January 2016 Topics:

This dataset can be used by researchers to test different land use/land cover mapping methods using crowdsourced geographic data and Landsat satellite imagery. The study area is the...

Author: 
Kotaro IIZUKA
Data/Tool
English
December 2015 Topics:
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

We developed a method for mapping residential areas using freely available satellite imagery. The resultant residential area map can be used for risk assessment (e.g. to estimate...

Author: 
Milben BRAGAIS
MAGCALE-MACANDOG Damasa
MACANDOG Paula Beatrice
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2015 Topics:
Estimating CO2 emissions from land use change in the Silang-Santa Rosa subwatershed (2014-2025)

CO2 emissions from expected land use change were calculated using GIS techniques. ~500,000 tons CO2 emissions expected by 2025 under the BAU land use plan.

Author: 
Presentation
English
September 2015 Topics:
IGES Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services: Strategy and Activities

The purpose of this booklet is to share information on the aims and activities of the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services...

PR/Newsletter
English
January 2015 Topics:

Improving land-use for integrated climate actions: An approach taken at the local level in the Philippines

Author: 
Presentation
English
October 2014 Topics: