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Measuring Earth Dynamics With Planetary Variables

Learn how these analysis-ready data feeds can be used to measure a range of important conditions. Earth is in a constant state of change, from natural processes like the water cycle or seasonal temperatures to human activities like deforestation or…...


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Monitoring the pulse of our planet with daily news and imagery, stories, and tech updates.

Stories

Transforming forest monitoring through innovation: FAO and the NICFI Satellite Data Program

The NICFI Satellite Data Program provides comprehensive access to Planet’s high-resolution satellite monitoring to help reduce and reverse tropical forest loss. This program has enabled successful forest monitoring and conservation across the world's tropical forests. Today, we are highlighting the powerful…

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News

Planet Insights Platform Delivers Powerful Tooling for Unlocking Earth Observation Data

Today, governments and businesses are facing immense challenges to reduce risk, lower costs, remain compliant, and optimize performance in a time of rapid global change. It is our belief that organizations require the ability to dynamically monitor, measure, and report…

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Technology

Multidimensional Earth Data for Broad Area Management

Discover why governments and businesses are investing in broad area management in order to make more informed decisions and mitigate risk. From global economic uncertainty, to geopolitical conflict, to the climate crises and sustainability transition, governments and businesses have faced…

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stories

Planet Insights Platform Transforms Agricultural Data Management

Each year the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) pays over £2 billion in support of rural farming communities, aiming to ensure a thriving farming and food sector across England. As part of their mission, RPA provides financial payments to farmers, traders, and landowners to help advance the transition towards a sustainable economy.  In […]

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stories

Mapping the Future: Innovative Solutions for New Zealand’s Biodiversity Restoration

Biodiversity decline in even the tiniest area of any country is a global concern. It multiplies to a myriad of issues such as climate-driven extinctions, the spread of diseases, and loss of livelihood. With such a gigantic, complex, and time-sensitive global problem, where do we begin looking for solutions? Meet Eco-index, a […]

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tech

Driving Digital Transformation in Wildfire Fuels Management With Satellite Data

Learn how Earth observation data can help governments scale monitoring efforts and accelerate decision-making to minimize wildfire risk. Wildland fires threaten communities and landscapes as climate change continues to drive increased heat and drought intensity. Recent studies have confirmed that forest fires today burn roughly twice as much tree cover as they […]

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news

Next generation agriculture monitoring at scale with Planet’s Crop Biomass

Just in time for the growing season, we’re excited to share that we’ve made improvements to our Crop Biomass Planetary Variable. The latest version now includes input from our daily, global PlanetScope data in addition to Sentinel-1 cloud penetrating radar data and Sentinel-2 optical data. The output is an easy to ingest, […]

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tech

Planet’s Newest Planetary Variable, Automated Field Boundaries

From food security to supply chain traceability to commodities trading, agricultural field boundaries serve as the foundational framework for a wide range of analyses. That’s why we are excited to introduce Field Boundaries, our newest Planetary Variable.  Field Boundaries provide a fundamental data layer for agriculture solutions, including regional crop monitoring and […]

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