Earth-i, Planet Partner to Support UK’s Rural Payments Agency

19 September 2023
GeoSpatial World

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Earth-i has been awarded a multi-year contract to deliver environmental monitoring through Planet Labs fleet of earth imaging satellites.

The UK Government through the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) will use this high temporal and spatial resolution sensing to support its Environmental Land Management Scheme which replaces the Common Agricultural Policy.

The contract provides high-frequency satellite data, remote sensing and AI consultancy, and support services allowing the rapid onboarding of this cutting-edge remote sensing capability.