20 March 2020

Current Practices in UAS-based Environmental Monitoring

With the increasing role that unmanned aerial systems (UAS) are playing in data collection for environmental studies, two key challenges relate to harmonizing and providing standardized […]
5 February 2020

Quantifying Long-term Land Surface and Root Zone Soil Moisture over Tibetan Plateau

It is crucial to monitor the dynamics of soil moisture over the Tibetan Plateau, while considering its important role in understanding the land-atmosphere interactions and their […]
9 January 2020

An Evaluation of Image Velocimetry Techniques under Low Flow Conditions and High Seeding Densities Using Unmanned Aerial Systems

Image velocimetry has proven to be a promising technique for monitoring river flows using remotely operated platforms such as Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). However, the application […]
12 December 2019

The iAQUEDUCT project activities in a small Mediterranean rural catchment

The iAQUEDUCT project activities in a small Mediterranean rural catchment: Preliminary results of field and remote sensing campaigns to parameterize Richards-based hydrological models The EU Water-JPI […]
15 November 2019

Applications of UAS: Best Practices and Case Studies

HARMONIOUS network contributed to the new book entitled “Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Best Practices and Case Studies” with two chapters: Chapter 8: UAS for […]
27 October 2019

New Insights Offered by UAS for River Monitoring

Traditional monitoring approaches are unlikely to provide the level of detail required to advance  our understanding and description of the underlying physical processes and mechanisms for […]
20 October 2019

Bridging the gap between ground-based sampling, and remote sensing via UAS

Preliminary results of the WG2 will be presented during the next 33th ASITA conference in Trieste. The Activities will be presented by the WG leader Antonino […]
6 September 2019

Estimating root zone soil moisture across the Eastern United States with passive microwave satellite data and a simple hydrologic model

Root zone soil moisture (RZSM) affects many natural processes and is an important component of environmental modeling, but it is expensive and challenging to monitor for […]
7 March 2019

Emerging Earth Observing Platforms Offer New Insights Into Hydrological Processes

Data, and its timely delivery, presents one of the major constraints in advancing the hydrological sciences. Traditional monitoring techniques are time consuming, expensive, and discontinuous in […]