The aim of this toolkit is to show managers, scientists and technicians working in marine, terrestrial and atmospheric environments how images collected from satellites and aircraft (remote sensing) can be used to map and monitor environmental features or processes and their change over time. 

Read more about the toolkit in the Earthzine article or read the CRTR fact sheet for the Marine Remote Sensing Toolkit

For more information contact: Dr. Chris Roelfsema or email

Quick links:

  • Fundamentals of remote sensing
Marine  Terrestrial  Atmospheric 
  • What remote sensing options are available to map a specific environmental variable 
Marine Terrestrial Atmospheric
  • What environmental variables can be mapped with a specific remote sensing option
Marine Terrestrial Atmospheric
  • Examples for different environmental variables     
Marine Terrestrial Atmospheric
  • Case studies with references [PDF documents]
Marine Terrestrial