Eye in the Sky: The use of innovative SAR technology and new GIS tools to aid environmental compliance and monitoring.

Eye in the Sky: The use of innovative SAR technology and new GIS tools to aid environmental compliance and monitoring.

Abstract

Eye is the Sky will provide an overview of imaging technology and how it has been used in environmental litigation. The panel will also seek to address why state and federal environmental regulatory agencies have been slow to embrace these technologies in compliance monitoring.

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Tulane University, New Orleans LA

The Panel: Dr. Michael Evans - Senior Conservation Data Scientist at Defenders of Wildlife, Dr. Ryan Covington - Technical Program Director at SkyTruth, Rock Palermo, J.D. - Attorney and Parnter at Vernon, Bice, Palermo & Wilson LLC

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Michael Evans
Senior Conservation Data Scientist

As a Senior Conservation Data Scientist in the Center for Conservation Innovation at Defenders, Mike leads geoinformatics and data science projects to inform and improve conservation.