Vegetation monitoring

 

Iceland has many fragile ecosystems, and vegetation monitoring is particularly important here. In this project, we were using a thermal and normal camera to detect vegetation extent and health.

Project

Vegetation mapping

Client

Landsvirkjun

Equipment

Fixed wing drone and infrared camera

High resolution RGB images

Both a high resolution true color camera and a multi-spectral camera were used to identify characteristics of the vegetation

Hundreds of NIR and red edge images

Hundreds of NIR and red edge images were taken and calibrated with an on-board spectrometer as well as a reflectance target located on the ground

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