peat mapping

Thawing peatlands in Alaska. Photo: Miriam Jones, U.S. Geological Survey. Public domain.

Using Geospatial Technologies to Save the World’s Peatlands

Rebecca Maxwell

Rezatec has developed “Peat spotter”, a service that uses Earth Observation imagery to locate and create initial mappings of peatlands. This information is enriched with ground data collected by field agents using handheld devices.