Projects

Lurdes Da Conceição Borges Silva
Ferramentas para uma gestão florestal sustentável: inovação científica e novas oportunidades de negócio.
Institution Center: SIMBIENTE AÇORES
E-Mail: lurdesborgesilva@gmail.com, lurdes.cb.silva@uac.pt
State: ongoing
Objectives:

The project aims to create and develop indexes of forest sustainability at different scales (e.g. Regional, Local), which allow to express the ecological and economic value of forests , in environmental assessment studies. A new innovate product that doesn’t exist in Autonomous Region of the azores, in other national regions and in other island contexts outside Portugal, with the application of the most recent technologies and tools for collecting information (e.g. Copernicus Land Monitoring Service; Google Earth Engine). Thus creating new products and services in the field of consulting management of forest ecosystems and natural resources.