Costa Rica – San Pablo



The main objective is to evaluate the use of Radar images of Systematic Opening (SAR) and Optical images to monitor parameters of productivity and phenology of the banana crop, also to determine the relationship of the effect of soil moisture and biomass on the production and phenology of the banana crop, obtained by Remote Sensing data.

Project Objectives

Site Description

Landscape Topography
Typical Field Size
Climatic ZoneTropics, warm
Major Crops and Calendars
Soil Type & Texture
Soil Drainage Class
    Irrigation Infrastructure
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      In Situ Observations

      EO Data

      Optical Data Requirements

      SAR Data Requirements

      Passive Microwave Data Requirements

      Thermal Data Requirements


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      Study Team

      Team Leader

    • Name: José Antonio Guzman Alvarez
    • Affiliation: Corbana
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