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Defence and Space

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Defence and Space

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Defence and Space

Monitoring forest environment satellites sustanable risks

Forestry and Environment

Satellite monitoring to manage risks and support decisions for a more sustainable environment

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Sustainable management of forest ecosystems is strongly encouraged and funded, for example through new monetisation mechanisms such as REDD+.

Our satellite imagery is a key enabling technology in bringing vision of the past, updated and reliable information to manage risks and support decision-making and transparency through the capacity to regularly areas.

At Airbus, we want to contribute to a more sustainable future by offering relevant and consistent insight about our environment.

SPOT 7  satellite image - Starling Malaysia Sumatra 2019 after- 1.5m resolution
SPOT 7  satellite image - Starling Malaysia Sumatra 2018 before - 1.5m resolution

Our products and services for the Forestry and Environment market

  • Establish a REDD+ National Strategy, e.g. establish historical forest area changes, implement forest monitoring solution as a cornerstone of MRV systems
  • Get frequent, global and accurate forest monitoring to detect hot spots, and deforestation patches
  • Access customised dashboard, alerts, meaningful analytics to help make the right decision
Starling demo forest cover change monitoring


Forest land use monitoring to achieve non-deforestation commitments

Starling provides Forest Analytics for monitoring, understanding and decision-making. It’s the solution to identify issues in the forest, to prioritise actions needed, verify commitments, and above all, to drive responsible forest management.

Pléiades Satellite image - 50cm resolution - Indonesia Borneo forest

Optical and Radar Constellation

Accurate imagery solution with a unique constellation

Take advantage of the most extensive and accurate forest surveillance solutions, with optical and radar satellite imagery, and a wealth of related products and services to better monitor the environment.

What our customers say

Colgate-Palmolive is committed to sourcing responsible palm oil that is free from deforestation. To assist us in delivering this pledge we have been testing Starling, running a pilot on a section of our palm oil supply chain. By mapping our suppliers, we aim to strengthen our supplier engagement policy and develop stronger relationships based around our NDPE policy.

Ibaneska Rodriguez

Responsible Sourcing Manager

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Innovation and technology like Starling is accelerating our journey towards zero deforestation. This is transforming the way we manage deforestation risks in our palm oil supply chain – we are using this tool to hold our suppliers and ourselves accountable. We are satisfied with our progress, but there is much more to do. The last miles to go are always the hardest.

Magdi Batato

Executive Vice President, Head of Operations, Nestlé

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Starling has been essential in finding a long-term solution to protect cavally Forest, an important forest area in Cote d'Ivoire. With its innovative technology and platform, Starling allowed us for the first time to see beneath the forest's canopy and spot cocoa being grown in the shade within the protected aera. thias was ground-breaking.

Colonel Mamadou Sangaré

Director of SODEFOR

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Our sales team will be happy to provide you more information about this product and how it can meet your business needs.

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