Natural Resources Mapping

Remote Sensing Division

Produces land cover and land use data, natural resources mapping, change detection mapping, erosion-accretion mapping, flood inundation mapping, agricultural crop mapping, environmental impact assessment mapping and clutter data for wireless telecommunication network planning using state-of-the-art technologies  currently achieved in the remote sensing field. It also offers basic and advance training on optical and radar satellite image processing and applications using Erdas Imagine and Google Earth Engine.

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Mohammad Shahidul Islam

Mr. Islam is a remote sensing specialist with 24 years of expertise in satellite image processing and remote sensing applications in flood monitoring, river and coastal erosion-accretion, water resources management, e... More

Area of Expertise

  • Satellite image processing
  • Land use/land cover classification
  • Monitoring & damage assessment of Disasters including flood & erosion
  • Analysis of spatial and temporal data derived from satellite images


Projects Under this Division

Land Cover and Land Use

CEGIS has prepared the National Land Cover Map using SPOT Satellite Images of 2015 under “Strengthening National Forest Inv...Read More

Natural Resource Monitoring

The forest coverage including Sundarbans Mangrove Forest, Coastal Mangrove Plantation, Plain Land Sal Forest, and Hill Forests we...Read More

Flood Inundation

CEGIS has been using Microwave Remote Sensing Technology for monsoon flood mapping and monitoring since 1993. The catastrophic fl...Read More