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.
A new USAID-funded study used Collect Earth Online (CEO) to devise a novel solution to the thorny problem of estimating the area devoted to specific crops, as well as the area of forest loss. The research should help improve estimates of carbon storage and loss in developing countries.
On 22 June 2021, the Global Forest Observation Initiative (GFOI) and the World Bank launched OpenMRV, an open-source repository for user-friendly measurement, reporting, and verification (MRV) support resources and instructional materials. Collect Earth Online (CEO) is featured as a key resource on OpenMRV.