Monitoring of logging regulation compliance
- control of various types of felling (selective, gradual, continuous), logging areas, placement of logging roads in accordance with the technological map of logging, identification of undercuts and overcuts;
- provision of up-to-date information concerning logging process and logging regulation compliance control;
- disputes adjustment in case of law violation.
Methods: visual interpretation of high resolution satellite images using selective field and statistical data.Results: thematic maps of logging indicating violations, statistical reports containing the location of cuttings and violation types: overcuts, undercuts, felling areas contamination.
|Example of logging regulations violation - felling areas contamination|
|Example of logging regulations violation – undergrowth is not preserved in most parts of felling area|