LIFE Ilhas Barreira Results

This report describes the methods and the main results achieved on the analysis of the natural and human factors influencing (1) the multi-decadal evolution and dynamics of Barreta Island and its different geomorphological units, and (2) the spatiotemporal changes in both the cover and health of the vegetation present at the grey dunes in the island. The analyses presented here rely on historical maps and remotely-sensed datasets of different nature: aerial photographs, satellite im-agery, orthophotos, LiDAR, Google Earth images, and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) covering a period of 70 years approximately. (read more)

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