GIS AND REMOTE SENSING FOR SUSTAINABLE FOREST MONITORING AND MANAGEMENT COURSE

Type of Resource

Format

Language

On-site training

Certificate

English

GIS AND REMOTE SENSING FOR SUSTAINABLE FOREST MONITORING AND MANAGEMENT COURSE Start Date: 01/07/2019 End Date: 12/07/2019 for 10 days Register online: https://bit.ly/2DmR5mb Organizer: DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY (www.data-afriqueconsultancy.org) Course fee: KSH 140,000, USD 2,000 INTRODUCTION  Forestry involves the management of a broad range of natural resources within a forested area. We all agree Forestry is complex, dynamic, and multidimensional. GIS technology profoundly and positively impacts the way land managers, timber managers, and forestry specialists manage timber resources. Having accurate geographical information about land is critical to making informed decisions about how to manage it.  Digital maps can be linked to relational databases that store baseline data, topography information, site documentation, and aerial digital photography. Designing and implementing a comprehensive GIS plan is the foundation for sound forest management and wildlife management decisions.  Additionally, a GIS plan is an integral part of developing a forest management plan. COURSE OBJECTIVES At the end of this course, the participant will be able to: DURATION 10 Days WHO SHOULD ATTEND People who require additional skills like Forest Planners, foresters, forest conservation technicians. COURSE OUTLINE Module 1 Introduction and definitions of key concepts Module 2 Gathering data using mobile phones using (ODK) Module 3 Module 4 Digital Image Processing Techniques in Forest Resource Management Module 5 Module 6 Module 7 Mapping Forest inventory Module 8 Forest Planning and management Module 9 Climate Change Impact on Forests Module 10 Participatory GIS Case studies on use of GIS and remote sensing in forest management GENERAL NOTES Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of training and proof of payment sent to: 

Developed by / Author

DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY


Cost

2000 USD


Issue Certification

YES


Publisher

DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY


Date

Start Date: 01/07/2019 End Date: 12/07/2019 for 10 days


Typical Duration

10 Days


Country

KENYA


Audience

People who require additional skills like Forest Planners, foresters, forest conservation technicians.


Contact

+254723360025


Link

https://bit.ly/2DmR5mb


 


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