Seaweed farming has frequently been developed as an alternative to improve economic conditions and to reduce fishing pressure over exploited fisheries.
Mt. Ontake also referred to as Mount Kiso Ontake is the second highest volcano in Japan. On Saturday Sept 27th, 2014, the volcano erupted without warning killing 47 people. Image captured by Pleiades on the 30th September. Copyright Airbus Defence & Space 2014
Madrid, Spain Less than two weeks after the successful launch of its WorldView-3 satellite, DigitalGlobe has released the first images from the satellite. Copyright DigitalGlobe 2014
Image shows the deforestation over the Amazon Rainforest. Captured by WorldView-2 Copyright DigitalGlobe 2014
Within 3 days after launch, SPOT 7 delivers the first images. This image was acquired over Fiji and shows the highly diverse landscape, revealing SPOT 7's full potential in terns of natural resource and urban zone mapping and agri-environmental monitoring.