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New regulations and permit requirements are changing how businesses operate and how governments manage enforcement.
High-resolution, high-frequency satellite data delivered in an open, accessible way enables efficient analysis to support sustainability and economic efforts.
Using Planet imagery and change-detection alerts from SCCON Geospatial, The Brazilian Federal Police quickly, efficiently, and safely detect and respond to illegal activities happening across vast, at-risk areas.
COLLECTED IN FINES, SEIZED GOODS, AND FROZEN ASSETS FROM BRAZILIAN ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES AND ILLICIT ACTIVITIES
NUMBER OF SQUARE KILOMETERS OF BRAZILIAN TERRITORY AND MARINE COAST SCANNED DAILY
NUMBER OF AGENTS MOBILIZED TO MONITOR ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES IN 120+ JOINT OPERATIONS
"Thirty-two countries are experiencing increasing floods, with 25 more poised to be added to that list by 2030." - CNN
Satellite imagery provides a cost-effective way to keep tabs on the potential for disaster.
In 2022, London experienced a flash flood that overloaded sewers. To mitigate future flood and health risks, a research project was conducted combining AI and Planet satellite technology.
Planet imagery was used to help detect organic matter from sewage overspills and downstream impact, playing a major role in building scenarios for current future predictive analysis.
Wildfire ‘season’ is no more; agencies need to be prepared for fire to hit at any time. Wildfires pose an extreme liability to local areas, but preventative measures enabled by satellite imagery can help reduce risk.
Forest Fire Management Victoria, an Australian governmental organization, leverages Planet’s rapid revisit SkySat imagery to create burn severity maps and review ecological impacts.
Read "Planet for Disaster & Emergency Management" to learn more about emergency lifecycle management across wildfire, drought, tornadoes, and flooding events.
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Droughts are becoming more frequent, distressing the health of communities and protected habitats. Tracking changes in water levels can help proactively plan for allocation and conservation.
Planet’s high-frequency imagery reveals historically low water levels in Lake Mead, a source of drinking water and agricultural irrigation for multiple states across the western US. The data derived from these images empowers local agencies to create strategic allocation and conservation plans.
Read “Understanding a New World of Water” to learn how satellite data helps aid management of water resources.
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