Implementation of the latest digital IR photography and videography to assist the statistical department to calculate area of crop planted in the northern regions of Namibia. Developed a turn-key solution for data capture, data processing and photo interpretation for calculating crop areas from a sample frame.
Classification of Landsat TM, digital orthophotos and field evaluation to map soils, vegetation and land systems for the Kavango region of Namibia.
Recommendation of appropriate GIS and image processing software. Training in ArcView GIS and ERMapper image processing software. Development of specific scripts in ArcView to assist the project with dissemination of environmental information.
The Department of Water Affairs (DWA) in the Ministry of Agriculture appointed GIS (Namibia) (Pty) Ltd as sole provider of satellite image services for two successive years.
Estimation of land enclosure and environmental condition using airborne video and satellite data to provide information essential to the resolution of land and agrarian reform issues; this method will provide the platform for a systematic monitoring programme.
Study to identify the developmental and environmental needs and constraints of this area including a needs assessment for satellite imagery and information systems within the Directorate of Planning/Ministry of Agriculture. This encompassed data gathering and dissemination, impact assessment and policy evaluation at national, regional and household level and early warning systems.