As the world population increases and the natural resources decreases, our water resources are becoming more and more valuable. Managing and improving our current practices are vital in ensuring we have a sustainable fresh water supply.
The use of satellite imagery and state of the art customized solutions derived from remote sensing enable water managers and users to accurately manage and analyse water resources.
GEO Data Design with a large established footprint in Africa provide operators with high resolution imagery and software simplifying water operations, reducing costs and creating value added output. Volumetric measurements, digital terrain modelling, water catchment calculations is the type of technical analysis possible with imagery and GIS software solutions. With high resolution imagery from DigitalGlobe and Airbus Defence & Space combined with GIS, Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Software from Hexagon Geospatial, GEO Data Design can offer clients with the top of the range geospatial solutions in addressing water related challenges.
- Selection of dam sites
- Watershed prioritization
- Reservoir storage monitoring
- Catchment area treatment plans
- Irrigation command area monitoring
- Reservoir submergence area study/rehabilitation studies
- Conjunctive use of surface water & ground water
- Monitoring water logged areas
- Source wise irrigation mapping
- Hydrological land use
- Inland navigation
- River basin studies across countries/states
With high resolution imagery from DigitalGlobe and Airbus Defence & Space combined with GIS software from Hexagon Geospatial, GEO Data Design can offer clients with the top of the range geospatial solutions in addressing water related challenges.
Geo Data Design recommends the following Satellite Imagery and Elevation Data for use in Water Resources projects:
|GeoEye-1||40cm/50cm||Blue/Green/Red/Near Infrared + Panchromatic|
|Worldview-2||40cm/50cm||Coastal/Blue/Green/Yellow/Red/Red Edge/Near Infrared 1 & 2 + Panchromatic|
|WorldView-3||30cm/40cm/50cm||Coastal/Blue/Green/Yellow/Red/Red Edge/Near Infrared 1 & 2/SWIR + Panchromatic|
|Quickbird||60cm||Blue/Green/Red/Near Infrared + Panchromatic|
|Pléiades||50cm||Blue/Green/Red/Near Infrared + Panchromatic|
|SPOT6/7||1.5m||Blue/Green/Red/Near Infrared + Panchromatic|
|Mapping||2m, 4m, 8m||16m|
|Very High Precision||2m||4m|
These products are available as DTMs or DSMs
Contours are only available for DTMs
Included Processing: Hydro enforcement, road flattening and shaded relief