Free open-source solutions for environmental monitoring

Open Foris is a set of free and open-source software tools that facilitates flexible and efficient data collection, analysis and reporting.

The tools


Online platform for survey design, data management, utilization and processing


Easy and flexible survey design and data management

Collect Mobile

Intuitive data collection and validation in the field


Efficient and collaborative data analysis and results dissemination

Collect Earth

Augmented visual interpretation tool for land monitoring

Collect Earth Online

Online Land Monitoring tool for crowd-sourcing of augmented visually interpreted data

Earth Map

The power of Google Earth Engine without coding. A user friendly tool for complex land monitoring


System for earth observation, data access, processing, analysis for land monitoring


🌳🛰🔍 Discover the impact of #SEPAL on Uganda's National Forest Monitoring System in @FAO 2023 case study.

See how #SEPAL helps monitor forests & improve decision-making in Uganda:

#GenerationRestoration #NFMS

FAO Forestry @FAOForestry

📢 Don’t miss this case study on the transformative power of using open-source satellite data to monitor #Uganda's forests

🛰️ Explore the journey of collaboration between Uganda's National Forest Authority and @FAOForestry since 2013

@OpenForis #SEPAL

The #SEPAL module on #SDG 15.3.1 is being used to assess #land #degradation based on trends in land cover, land productivity and land carbon stocks in Cox's Bazar in #Bangladesh.

Read the full case study here:

#GenerationRestoration #SDG15

Sharing this amazing tool called #CollectEarthOnline (CEO - fancy name), created to collect Earth Observation data for the validation (perhaps even for calibration of pixel-based models) of land cover maps. It has #PlanetNICFI imagery enabled. It rocks.



A new Guide to #Monitoring #Forest and Landscape Restoration Using #CollectEarth Mapathons is now available!

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