Is forest monitoring a solved problem? We will discuss how new sensors and approaches for forests monitoring can help us meet market demands for net-zero carbon, zero deforestation, and biodiversity conservation.
Speakers: Cassidy Rankine, PhD
Planet Labs Account Executive at Planet
Cassidy has worked at the frontier of forest conservation research and industry adoption of remote sensing and smart forest technologies for sustainable forest management for over a decade. From evaluating tropical forest regeneration and ecosystem services using satellite and IoT sensor networks, to enhanced lidar inventory program development in the pacific northwest, Cassidy brings a deep experience in remote sensing of forests to his role as an account executive and product advisor at Planet.