Update: 03 Mar 2020
Published: since 1 Mar 2008

Online Users: 7


Copyright © 2011
All Rights Reserved.

BIOTROP on FacebookFollow us on Facebook

us on Twitter

ISO 9001:2008 Certified

ISO 17025:2005 Certified

KNAPPP Certified
Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2010 08:20
National Course Discusses Mapping the Bottom Characteristics of Shallow Water - 294 time(s) visited
Shared this through:

A National Training course on Mapping of the Bottom Characteristics of Shallow Water Using High Resolution Satellite Image has been  conducted by SEAMEO BIOTROP from 9 to 13 November 2010.  The course was participated by 15 Indonesian participants coming from various  universities in Indonesia. 

The course was officially declared open by Dr. Jesus C, Fernandez, Deputy Director for Program and Marketing of SEAMEO BIOTROP.  Dr. Vincentius Siregar. Course Coordinator, reported that  the aims of the course were : to introduce  the participants the capability of satellite data mainly of  high resolution to map the bottom characteristics of shallow water habitat; and how to conduct a survey  on  the habitat of shallow water for identification and classification purposes. In addition to lectures, a  trip to pulau Pramuka  of the Kepulauan Seribu was conducted to observe the actual condition in the field.