EU-TACIS Project – Information System for Environment and Agriculture Monitoring (ISEAM) Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia
The overall objective of the interstate ISEAM project (TACIS Project FDREG 9701, 1999-2001) is to set up a multi-country network to assist Government authorities to develop national information systems for improved agricultural and environmental monitoring, planning and management. This is to be primarily achieved through the transfer of integrated earth observation and geographic information system (GIS) technology, as available in the European Union, adapted to specific local conditions. The project will be initially implemented in Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia. It includes the elaboration of a fire monitoring system in Mongolia and Kazakhstan. The project is implemented by the Company for Applied Remote Sensing GAF), Munich, Germany, in association with Environmental Resources Management Ltd. (ERM), London, UK. The ISEAM Website contains detailed information on the fire monitoring components in Mongolia and Kazakhstan.