Wetland assessment, monitoring and management in India using geospatial techniques.

@article{Garg2015WetlandAM,
  title={Wetland assessment, monitoring and management in India using geospatial techniques.},
  author={J. K. Garg},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2015},
  volume={148},
  pages={112-23}
}
Satellite remote sensing and GIS have emerged as the most powerful tools for inventorying, monitoring and management of natural resources and environment. In the special context of wetland ecosystems, remotely sensed data from orbital platforms have been extensively used in India for the inventory, monitoring and preparation of action plans for conservation and management. First scientific inventory of wetlands in India was carried out in 1998 by Space Applications Centre (ISRO), Ahmedabad… CONTINUE READING