News

September 5, 2019

News

September 5, 2019

RSS IS NEW MEMBER OF THE GLOBAL PEATLANDS INITIATIVE

RSS became a new member of the Global Peatlands Initiative and is now looking forward to contribute to peatland conservation through assessing the status of global […]
Juni 16, 2019

AGRICULTURE

Juni 16, 2019

New publication on honey bee habitats in Kenya

A new study published in collaboration with ICIPE this May looks at the effect of agro-ecological landscape fragmentation and its effect on honey bee habitats in […]
Mai 1, 2019

News

Mai 1, 2019

Join us at the ESA Living Planet Symposium!

Next week, RSS will be attending the ESA Living Planet Symposium and presenting our work on the coastal accumulation of microplastics. Elizabeth Atwood will be presenting […]
April 5, 2019

NATURAL HAZARDS

April 5, 2019

Fire experiment in Brandenburg

RSS is currently contributing to new research on fire detection and management technology, driven by the project „FireSense“. FireSense is a collaborative effort between RSS, ZEBRIS […]
März 21, 2019

News

März 21, 2019

SWOS policy report available

Enhanced wetland monitoring, assessment and indicators to support European and global environmental policy is the title of the SWOS policy report that identifies the links between […]
Februar 5, 2019

COOPERATION

Februar 5, 2019

SAR-based burned area mapping training in Indonesia

Within the framework of the GIZ’s FORCLIME programme, RSS was recently hosting a week-long training on burned area detection using Sentinel-1 satellite data. Over 20 Indonesian […]
Januar 19, 2019

News

Januar 19, 2019

New insights on the coastal accumulation of microplastics

Although freshwater systems are equally if not more contaminated with microplastics than the oceans, large rivers have been largely ignored in previous years. RSS has been […]
Dezember 12, 2018

News

Dezember 12, 2018

We’ve moved!

Last week, we were busy moving our offices from Baierbrunn to a new location high above the city of Munich. We are now on the 13th […]
November 30, 2018

News

November 30, 2018

Best paper award for RSS and ICIPE at AARSE

Last month, RSS and ICIPE collaborated on a paper researching how remote sensing vegetation variables predict the spatial distribution of pests (Trioza erytreae) in Kenya. The […]