Case Studies
Johnnie Shannon

HIGH-RESOLUTION 3D MAPPING IN NEPAL

Scientists and students at the University of Leeds use IMAGINE Photogrammetry* to generate high-resolution elevation models with stereo and tri-stereo satellite imagery.

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Case Studies
Johnnie Shannon

MONITORING AFRICAN ELEPHANTS FOR CONSERVATION

A ‘Research in Education’ case study, documenting a recent investigation from one of our academic users. This study monitored African elephants using a combination of satellite imagery and deep learning.

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Dave Fox

MID-WEST USA FLOODS

Following the destruction brought by the recent extensive flooding in Nebraska and Iowa in the Mid-West of the USA during March 2019, this case study illustrates the typical data, imagery and analytics products that Geospatial Insight offer as part of the CAT Response Service…

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Dave Fox

HURRICANES HARVEY AND IRMA

Hurricane Harvey had a catastrophic effect on Houston and its surrounds, displacing approximately 1 million people and causing an estimated $75 billion in damage. Rainfall reached 50 inches in some areas, and the storm unloaded 27 trillion gallons of water onto Houston and southeast Texas.

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Case Studies
Dave Fox

HURRICANE MARIA

When Hurricane Maria battered the Caribbean in 2017, the damage was indescribable. Antigua and Barbuda’s ambassador to the United States, Ronald Sanders, described the civilization of his island as “extinguished.” While varying in degree, the overriding message of sadness and loss was shared across the region.

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Dave Fox

STORM EVA – UK FLOODS

Between Storms Desmond, Eva and Frank, the month of December 2015 was Britain’s wettest in history. Additional records for peak river flow and heaviest single-day rainfall were also endured. The resultant flooding caused damages of an estimated £5 billion and subjected the weary residents of Northern England to dozens of flood warnings and road closures.

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Dave Fox

EARTHQUAKE PESCARA DEL TRONTO, ITALY

When a 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Italy on 24th August 2016, it forced thousands of Italians into homelessness and precipitated 45,000 aftershocks and four more devastating quakes. Italy’s losses in the six months following were estimated at €23 billion, with direct damages estimating €4.5 billion.

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