The world's human population is expected to exceed 9 billion by 2050.
The pressure on land and the world's natural resources to sustain this population will be immense.
How we choose to sustainably manage these lands will make all the difference.
Landpotential.org is a global partnership committed to developing and supporting the adoption of freely available technology and tools for sustainable land use management, monitoring, and connecting people across the globe.
LandPKS promotional video
Music Credit: Xavier Rudd, "Follow the Sun"
Universal Music Australia
UN feedback on LandPKS mobile apps
Empowering Pastoralists: How mobile technology is protecting land and connecting communities
LandPKS data display for Namibia
The application suite LandPKS 2.0 is now available to download.
This is part of a suite of applications released starting in April 2015 to serve as site characterization and vegetation monitoring tools for use by land managers in Kenya and Namibia. Design modifications are ongoing, and are implemented based on user feedback.
API accessible here.
Images from left to right: Lilian Ndungu, LandPKS GIS Data Coordinator; Early LandPKS field test;David Kimiti (L), Research Technician, testing LandPKS with members of the West Gate Community Wildlife Conservancy, Kenya