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Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Map of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area
The Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) is situated in Northeast Tanzania. In this area, wildlife is protected from hunting, although natives are allowed to settle.

This case study looks at indigenous people and wild animals' living environment using Earth observation techniques.

Satellite images will be studied using the LEOWorks digital image processing software.  

This case study includes:

  • a background section
  • exercises

    You can access them by clicking on the links on the right


    Ngorongoro Conservation Area
    Inspection of the images
    The World Factbook - TanzaniaUnesco World Heritage ListUNESCO World Heritage List - Ngorongoro Conservation AreaMonitoring weather and climate from space
    Eduspace - Software
    LEOWorks 3
    Eduspace - Download
    Landsat images from 2000 (6.0 Mb)Landsat images from 2001 (6.0 Mb)Landsat images from 2000 and 2001 covering Western part of NCA (1.9 Mb)
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