Planet NICFI Monthly maps (False color)

Description of the layer

Planet’s high-resolution, analysis-ready mosaics of the world’s tropics procured by Norway´s International Climate & Forests Initiative (NICFI). These are <5 m/px mosaics of the tropics with monthly cadence from August 2020 onwards ( and an Archive from December 2015 - August 2020 of Bi-Annual mosaics). The ‘false-color’ mosaic offers a better understanding of the vegetation as it uses the Near Infrared (NIR) band.

Spatial resolution

Tropics

Pixel size:

<5 m x <5 m

Temporal resolution

December 2015 - August 2020 of Bi-Annual mosaics


PLANET LABS

Source data: PLANET LABS

PLANET

Planet Labs, Inc. is an American private Earth imaging company based in San Francisco, California. Through Norway’s International Climate & Forests Initiative, anyone can now access Planet’s high-resolution, analysis-ready mosaics of the world’s tropics in order to help reduce and reverse the loss of tropical forests, combat climate change, conserve biodiversity, and facilitate sustainable development.