Getting the big picture of biodiversity

remote sensing movie

Satellites and other remote sensing tools offer new ways to study ecosystems – and maybe even save them.

Members of the Departement of Geography at the University of Zurich and the University Research Priority Program on Global Change and Biodiversity are part of this inter­national, transdisciplinary effort to monitor and conserve biodiversity using remote sensing.

Feature article in Science
by Elizabeth Pennisi, 18 Nov 2021: 926-931

Snapshots from high in the sky allow new insight into ecosystems around the world
► Satellites and drones help scientists to better understand the health and biodiversity of ecosystems. Learn more about remote sensing in this  short video by Science Magazine.

Prof. Meredith Schuman, Spatial Genetics, Department of Geography, UZH

University of Zurich, Dept of Geography News