Interpretation keys, also called photo interpretation keys, offer a powerful tool to create consensus, documentation, and institutional knowledge. Interpretation keys are used by teams around the world in order to successfully collect data in CEO.
Being able to view multiple sources of imagery is helpful for data collectors when they are analyzing landscapes. Institutional administrators should set up diverse imagery sources in order to support data collectors.
Collect Earth Online (CEO) was used by the Brazilian Forest Service (Serviço Florestal Brasileiro-SFB) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in their hybrid workshop to support the Brazilian National Forest Inventory (IFN-BR) in its effort of forest classification.
The Collect Earth Online (CEO) team is pleased to share that the manuscript Collect Earth: An online tool for systematic reference data collection in land cover and use applications has won multiple prestigious awards.