Virtual Hutan Harapan – a flight over the forest

Virtual Hutan Harapan – a flight over the forest

A 3D model of the Kapas River at Hutan Harapan made using a low cost drone and structure from motion software. This video is an output of the CCI Collaborative Fund project “Directing tropical forest management from the sky“. 

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Directing tropical forest management from the sky

Preventing the conversion of the world’s two billion hectares of degraded tropical forests to agriculture is a top conservation priority. This requires effective land allocations for conservation, restoration and the production of commodities to be made, which are dependent upon high quality forest survey data across extensive areas. Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) make possible the…