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Combating elephant poaching with geospatial analysis

  A new report published details how the use of satellite imagery and predictive analytics is helping park rangers combat elephant poaching in the DRC’s Garamba National Park, where the African elephant population has declined by more than 50% in the past 30 years. Working with the Enough Project and African Parks, which manages Garamba […]

Satellite imagery of Flight MH17’s crash site in eastern Ukraine

  DigitalGlobe has captured satellite imagery of the crash site of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine. The aircraft, a Boeing 777-200, was on a scheduled flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. It was carrying a total number of 295 people – comprising 283 passengers and 15 crew members. On 22 July 2014, the […]