Khatlon, Tajikistan: a multi-source remote sensing approach

Federica Cilio looks at using Google Earth, ESRI, Bing Aerial, CORONA, and Soviet topographic maps to demonstrate that the combination of this data allows an accurate and in-depth view of an area of interest.

‘Spying’ on the Amu Darya

After georeferencing a number of CORONA images dating from June-July 1970 it is possible to appreciate how the riverine area has been drastically transformed through processes of soil deposition to the upstream and soil erosion towards the downstream…