The ‘ArcFUEL – Mediterranean fuel maps geodatabase for wildland & forest fire safety’ (LIFE Environment) project, in which FMRS was a partner, is included in the ‘Best’ LIFE Environment Projects 2014. A ‘Best LIFE Environment projects’ award was presented to the ArcFUEL project consortium by Karl Falkenberg (Director-General, DG Environment) during the Green Week 2015…
Four members of CNR-IREA are visiting FMRS and the Cereal Institute of DEMETER within the framework of the ERMES FP7 SPACE project. The meetings focus on the refinement of the objectives of the 2nd year of the project.
The SPLIT RS 2015 Summer School, hosted by FMRS, was succesfully completed. The SPLIT RS 2016 was announced to be held at the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICh).
A delegation of Greek Forest Service senior officials, including the General Director Mr. Kostas Dimopoulos, to visit FMRS in order to discuss about the National Forest Observatory (ΕΠαΔ) and the National Observatory of Forest Fires (ΕΠΑΔΑΠ) projects.
FMRS to participate in the 23rd National ESRI Users Conference, held by Marathon Data Systems in Athens on 7 and 8 May 2015. The FMRS team will present the main objectives and current activities of the project National Forest Observatory. The work, titled “Πιλοτική Εφαρμογή και Λειτουργία του Εθνικού Παρατηρητηρίου Δασών (ΕΠαΔ)” will be presented…
FMRS will participate in the 2015 GEO Work Plan Symposium that will take place in Geneva (5-7 May). The main objectives of the meeting are: to assess the progress of the current tasks and the achievements for the first GEO decade (2005-2015), and to discuss current gaps in GEO’s activities and preliminary identify activities to…
FMRS to participate in the European Space Expo that takes place in Athens by presenting the G2 soil erosion risk model that was developed within the frame of the GEOLAND2 project. For the European Space Expo program and presentation click below. Attachmenthttp://fmrs.web.auth.gr/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/attachments_agenda_expo_space_athens.pdf
FMRS to participate in the ERMES first annual meeting, March 26–27, 2015 Valencia, Spain.
FMRS will present the tools developing within the frame of the ΕΠΑΔΑΠ (NOFFi) project in a one-day workshop in Athens. In the workshop the tools and services developed in a number of national and international projects will be also presented. For the agenda of the workshop click below. Attachmenthttp://fmrs.web.auth.gr/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/attachments_agenda_0.pdf
Ioannis Gitas will give a seminar on ‘Remote Sensing of forest fires (focus on Mediterranean ecosystems)’ at the School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh. The seminar is a part of the EEO-AGI(S) Series Programme 2014-15.