Remote Sensing for Forest Mapping in Google Earth Engine

Learn satellite remote sensing, google earth engine, and big data analysis for forest cover monitoring and mapping

Welcome to the Remote Sensing for Forest Mapping in Google Earth Engine course.

What you’ll learn

  • Download, process and visualize various satellite data for forest monitoring application.
  • Understand the advantages of using satellites for forest monitoring.
  • Calculate Forest cover gain and loss using satellite data.
  • Map global forest cover using SAR data.

Course Content

  • Welcome –> 2 lectures • 2min.
  • What is Earth Engine –> 2 lectures • 6min.
  • Global Forest Cover Mapping –> 2 lectures • 18min.
  • National Forest Cover Mapping –> 3 lectures • 38min.
  • Other Forest Indices –> 4 lectures • 48min.
  • Bonus Lecture –> 1 lecture • 1min.

Remote Sensing for Forest Mapping in Google Earth Engine

Requirements

  • This course has no requirement..

Welcome to the Remote Sensing for Forest Mapping in Google Earth Engine course.

This Earth Engine course is without a doubt the most comprehensive course for anyone who wants to apply remote sensing in forest cover mapping and monitoring. Even if you have zero programming experience, this course will take you from beginner to mastery.

 

Here’s why:

  • The course is taught by an experienced spatial data scientist and former NASA fellow.
  • The course has been updated to be 2021 ready and you’ll be learning the latest tools available on the cloud.
  • We’ve taught over 16,000 students how to code and apply spatial data science and cloud computing.
  • The course is constantly updated with new content, with new projects and modules.
  • You will have access to example data and sample scripts.

 

In this course we will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Earth Engine JavaScript API
  • Explore Earth Engine
  • Sign Up with Earth Engine
  • Basic JavaScript Syntax
  • Global Forest and Non-forest Mapping using SAR Data
  • Global Forest Cover Mapping using the Hansen Data
  • Forest Cover Map for Gabon
  • Forest Cover gain and Loss for Gabon
  • Calculate Area of Forest Cover Gain and Loss for Gabon
  • MODIS Burned Area
  • Forest Fire Map in California
  • NBRT Burn ratio Map
  • Net Primary Productivity (NPP) Map

     

The course includes HD video tutorials. We’ll take you step-by-step through engaging video tutorials and teach you everything you need to know to apply remote sensing and cloud computing for forest monitoring application.

 

So, what are you waiting for? Click the buy now button and join the course.