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Forest Monitoring with CLASlite

Welcome to the world’s first online course for deforestation and forest degradation mapping. This course is designed to equip users with the knowledge needed to monitor forests using the Carnegie Landsat Analysis System-lite or CLASlite. The course provides the scientific basis for each module in CLASlite, along with other information to make forest monitoring easy using Earth observing satellite data. For more information, visit the CLASlite website: claslite.org

Forest Monitoring with CLASlite

There is one session available:

After a course session ends, it will be archived.
Starts Oct 26
Ends Dec 31
Estimated 1 weeks
6–8 hours per week
Self-paced
Progress at your own speed
Free
Access to course at no cost

About this course

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Welcome to the world’s first online course for deforestation and forest degradation mapping. This course is designed to equip users with the knowledge needed to monitor forests using the Carnegie Landsat Analysis System-lite or CLASlite. The course provides the scientific basis for each module in CLASlite, along with other information to make forest monitoring easy using Earth observing satellite data. For more information, visit the CLASlite website: claslite.org

At a glance

  • Institution: StanfordOnline
  • Subject: Energy & Earth Sciences
  • Level: Introductory
  • Prerequisites:

    To successfully complete the course, you should have a basic familiarity with geospatial data and Windows PCs.

  • Language: English
  • Video Transcript: English

What you'll learn

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You will learn how to monitor forests using the Carnegie Landsat Analysis System-lite or CLASlite.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Do I need any supplies?

No. The only resource you will need to take the course will be a 30 day free trial: Click here

How much of a time commitment will this course be?

You should expect the course to take a full work day, possibly longer depending on your download speed. You should plan to complete the course within 30 days while you have the free trial license.

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