Peter Meier: Crowdsouring Syrian Imagery & Crisis Reports

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Patrick Meier

Combining Crowdsourced Satellite Imagery Analysis with Crisis Reporting: An Update on Syria

September 19, 2011 by Patrick Meier

Members of the the Standby Volunteer Task Force (SBTF) Satellite Team are currently tagging the location of hundreds of Syrian tanks and other heavy mili-tary equipment on the Tomnod micro-tasking platform using very recent high-resolution satellite imagery provided by Digital Globe.

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