A view of the lower forest canopy and floor in a redwood forest.

GEDI: A Tool for Forest Carbon Maps

Mark Altaweel

The GEDI satellite system is being used to map forest carbon content and assess forest biodiversity and health.

First Data from NASA’s GEDI Program to 3D Map Forests

Mark Altaweel

The first set of data that have returned have demonstrated GEDI is able to measure density of forests far better than previous satellite missions.