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:
1SPOT World Heritage Programme General Principles and Opportunities for GFOI S. HosfordStrategy and Programmes DirectorateCNES
2Objectives … 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
3General 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
4General 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
5Current 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
6Opportunities 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?