San Francisco, October 22, 2015

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Capturing Illegal Sand Mining in PlanetScope Imagery

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Illegal sand mining is running rampant in the world due to the need for river sand as a binder in making concrete. Desert sand isn’t suitable for this purpose due to its shape. This illegal activity had led to the deaths of journalists, farmers, miners, and more, as well as causing ecological […]

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