Project ID: 262786
Funded under: FP7-SPACE
Duration: 2011.01.01 – 2013.12.31
Coordinator: JOANNEUM RESEARCH FORSCHUNGSGESELLSCHAFT MBH - Austria
Participants: Project's partners include companies and institutions from 8 European countries, including ReSAC
The EUFODOS project is part of the Copernicus program - the European Union’s revolutionary Earth Observation and Monitoring Programme, a continuation of the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) program. The Forest Downstream Services (FDS) to be developed within EUFODOS project include the assessment of forest damage and the measurement of functional parameters for commercial and protective forests.
Remote Sensing Application Center (ReSAC) is successfully included in the EUFODOS project, providing results related to:
In the frame of the project ReSAC will develop services to the Executive Forest Agency (EFA), Bulgaria.
The proposed test site for downstream service development includes the Forestry of Zemen, Breznik, and Tran. They are situated in central parts of Western Bulgaria, in South-Western planning region (NUTS II). For this area, maps and GIS databases will be developed for the state of forest landscapes (range, types, densities, changes).
The other 3 areas are related to the Rapid mapping for disaster management under the EUFODOS project. These are: