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Climate Hazards Group of UCSB Hosts 2018 Training Workshops on Web Services for Early Warning Data

Jun 15, 2018

The University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) Climate Hazards Group (CHG), an EOFSAC partner, held two trainings at the end of January and early February in Tanzania and Kenya. The first training, "SERVIR ESA Regional Hydroclimate Services Training Workshop" was held from January 30th to… Read more

LCLUC SARI

Land Cover Land Use Change South/ Southeast Asia Research Initiative (LCLUC SARI) regional science meeting was held May 28 - 30 in Manila, Philippines

Jun 13, 2018

The NASA Land Cover Land Use Change South/ Southeast Asia Research Initiative (LCLUC SARI) regional science meeting was held May 28-30th in Manila, Philippines. The LCLUC SARI program works to strengthen regional coordination for research and capacity building. Over 200 participants from 19… Read more

Cover crops

New Stanford Research on Satellite Detection of Cover Crops in the Midwest

Jun 8, 2018

Stanford EOFSAC partner scientists have published new research on the use of satellites to detect cover crop practices in the Midwestern United States and how they might impact yield. The article, Satellite detection of… Read more

Scientia cover

Scientia Article on Improved Early Warning for Drought in Africa Highlights EOFSAC Partner UCSB

May 25, 2018

EOFSAC partner organization University of California Santa Barbara was featured in a recent article in Scientia, Improved Drought Early Warning Science Helps Save Lives and Livelihoods in Africa. Bringing together… Read more

Kenya training

In Nairobi, Kenya, EOFSAC Partner Catherine Nakalembe Leads Innovative Crop Monitor Training

May 18, 2018

On May 8-11, pre-selected participants attended a 4-day intensive training workshop at IGAD (Intergovernmental Authority on Development)’s Prediction & Applications Centre (ICPAC) in Nairobi, Kenya consisting of hands-on training in crop conditions assessment using satellite and field data… Read more