Presentation on theme: "SPOT World Heritage Programme General Principles and Opportunities for GFOI S. Hosford Strategy and Programmes Directorate CNES email@example.com."— Presentation transcript:
1 SPOT World Heritage Programme General Principles and Opportunities for GFOI S. HosfordStrategy and Programmes DirectorateCNES
2 Objectives … some figures Allow access to SPOT imagery for non commercial useCreation of a reference database of SPOT imageryProvide an « intelligent filter » to guide long-term data preservation of SPOT imagery… some figuresSPOT family 1-5 have been operated over 28 years …… acquiring more than 30 million scenes since 1986
3 General principles What data? Where ? Orthorectified imagesOlder than 5 years (rolling limit)Decametric resolution (20 and 10m SPOT colour data)Where ?All data processed are made available free of charge via reference database – SPOT World Heritage ArchiveRegistration required for downloadSpecific SWH licenceOperated by CNES
4 General principlesHow can they be used?Non commercial use only“Global change” applicationsNo redistributionUsers can obtain access to the images over their area of interest by covering processing costs … these will then be added to the common SWH Archive
5 Current StatusCNES has launched the programme by covering costs to process the first 100,000 imagesInitial focus on France (~ images)Other areas to be defined Priorities for GFOI?Processing to ortho level in progressFirst set of images will be available in the SWH Archive by end of 2014
6 Opportunities for GFOI SPOT coverage of GFOI countries ?covering reference yearsaccording to the needsprovided possible necessary authorizations over some areasContribution to covering costs of this processing?