Using satellite information to help rebuild after a disaster12 July 2019 ESA and the Asian Development Bank have joined forces to help the Indonesian government use satellite information to guide the redevelopment following the earthquake and tsunami that devastated the provincial capital of Palu and surroundings last year.
Connecting the dots: nitrogen dioxide over Siberian pipelines20 June 2019 New maps that use information from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite reveal emissions of nitrogen dioxide along a Siberian natural gas pipeline that connects the Urengoy gas field – the second-largest gas field in the world – with Europe.
Mapping our global human footprint12 June 2019
Mapping our global human footprint12 June 2019 The number of people flocking to cities in search of employment and better prospects is growing at an unprecedented rate. By 2050, the global population is estimated to reach nine billion, 70% of which will be living in urban areas. The World Settleme...
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Keeping an eye on Raikoke VolcanoSentinel data are providing vital information on the emissions resulting from Raikoke’s latest eruption
Monitoring coastal ecosystemsThe Sentinels are providing vital information to help explain trends in ecosystems in coastal wetlands
Mapping habitats with Sentinel-2Data from Copernicus Sentinel-2 are being used to help generate intertidal habitat maps
Monitoring soil conditionsSentinel-2 satellites are currently being exploited to estimate soil organic carbon in croplands
Sentinels for biodiversityThe Copernicus Sentinels are proving to be a powerful tool in biodiversity conservation
The power of twoWith two sensors now in orbit, Copernicus Sentinel-3 added capability could be crucial in land monitoring
Monitoring volcanic emissionsSentinel-5P detected volcanic emissions from the latest eruption of Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano
Sentinel toolboxesThree open source toolboxes provide tools for using data products from Sentinel-1, -2 and -3