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With 60 Of These Drones Pakistan Can Plant A Billion Tree In One Year While Dams Are Built On War-Footing

JUL 2, 2018 (BE2C2): It’s simple maths. We are chopping down about 15 billion trees a year globally and planting about 9 billion. So there’s a net loss of 6 billion trees a year. In the region, the man-made deforestation maths is skewed heavily against Pakistan. Decades of felling and natural disasters have drastically reduced the country’s forests. Figures for the country’s total forest cover range between around 2% and 5% of land area. Nevertheless, Pakistan has one of the lowest levels of forest cover in the region and wellRead More


UAE to Use Drones to Collect Agricultural Intelligence

Enhanced crop production and rising venture-funding needs is increasing acceptance of agricultural drones. Jun 4, 2018 (BE2C2) — UAE’s Ministry of Climate Change and Environment is introducing a new project to survey and map agricultural areas using unmanned aerial vehicles or drones. MoCCAE invited several professional drone companies in the UAE to carry out the pilot phase of the project. Commencing in the second week of June, this phase will include surveying and mapping Wadi Al Khib area (500 sq miles) in the emirate of Fujairah using cutting-edge technology. Dr.Read More