Extended Task Sheet:

Individual contributions:

GEO Task ST-09-02: Promoting Awareness and Benefits of GEO

Extended Task Sheet:
Status of Activities

Activity 3.3

Sub-Activity 3.3 (Roadmap activity Showing GEOSS at work: compelling examples):

List of Selected Compelling Examples as a Result of the ST-09-02 Review:

  • Water:

    Russel Lefevre: Pilot Projects for Improved Water Discovery and Quality Assessments (doc)

    Massimo Menenti: A prototype observation system for water resources in South-East Asia (doc)

  • Climate:

    Jun She: Capacity building of operational oceanography and climate adaptation (doc)

    Mitchell W. Moncrieff: Year of Tropical Convection (YOTC) (doc)

  • Ecosystems:

    Vojko Bratina: enviroGRIDS Building Capacity for a Black Sea Catchment Observation and Assessment System supporting Sustainable Development (doc)

  • Biodiversity:

    Bob Scholes: Protected Areas Monitoring Pilot (doc)

  • Agriculture:

    Luca Montanarella: The Harmonized World Soil Database (HWSD) as a first step towards a Global Soil Information System (doc)

    Steffen Fritz: Geo-wiki.org: Crowdsourcing to improve Landcover Validation (doc)

  • Health:

    Pai-Yei Whung: Using Earth Observations to Benefit Health (doc)

  • Cross-cutting:

    Maureen Pagnani: EuroSITES : European Observatory Network (doc).

Last edited 02 December 2016