Africa Real Time Environmental Monitoring Information System (ARTEMIS)
Entry ID: CIESIN0122

[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: The "Africa Real Time Environmental Monitoring Information
System (ARTEMIS)" is part of the FAO's use of satellite remote
sensing techniques to improve the surveillance and forecasting
capabilities of its Global Information and Early Warning System
(GIEWS). ARTEMIS was developed as a result of close technical
cooperation between the FAO and the NASA Goddard Space Flight
Center, the University of ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: -35.0   E: 60.0   W: -20.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1982-01-01
Location Keywords
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1km
Longitude Resolution: 1km
Temporal Resolution: 10 days
Originating Center
Data Center
METART, Environment, Sustainable Development Department, Food and Agriculture Organization, United Nations Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://metart.fao.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: JELLE U. HIELKEMA
Phone: +39 06 57055589
Fax: +39 06 57053369
Email: Jelle.Hielkema at fao.org
Contact Address:
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Environment and Natural Resources Service (SDRN)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
City: Rome
Postal Code: 00100
Country: Italy
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +39 06 57055589
Fax: +39 06 57053369
Email: Jelle.Hielkema at fao.org
Contact Address:
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Environment and Natural Resources Service (SDRN)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
City: Rome
Postal Code: 00100
Country: Italy
View entire list
Publications/References
SOURCE REFERENCES:

Hielkema, Jelle U. (n.d.) Operational Environmental Satellite
Remote Sensing for Food Security and Locust Control by FAO: The
ARTEMIS and DIANA Systems. Rome, Italy : Food and Agriculture
Organization of the United Nations.
Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-06-04
[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site