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


Happy Wetlands Day!

#DYK that 40% of the word's species live or breed in wetlands? Yet 35% of wetlands have disappeared in the last 50 years.

#SEPAL #Sentinel1

56/n: @SEPAL_Erik also highlighted how @OpenForis' #SEPAL is implementing a #SAR-based change detection method from the @SERVIRglobal / @SilvaCarbon_ #SAR_Handbook. 😲 #GoldenAgeOfSAR

πŸ‡§πŸ‡Ώ Belize GEO πŸ›°οΈ @BzGEO

55/n: Are you already familiar w/ @OpenForis' SEPAL platform ( πŸ€”@FAOforestry's @SEPAL_Erik elaborated.🧐

Knowledge is key to ensure forests are sustainably managed & restored.

Learn more about @FAO’s #SEPAL platform for forest & land monitoring for climate action



Just came across this open Earth observation platform: Earth Map, from @OpenForis via the @FAO, to enable rapid visualization and analysis of EO data globally, with a number of off-the-shelf use cases. Seems like a great tool for non-experts!

More here:

Have you heard about #EarthMapπŸŒπŸ›°οΈ - a free application developed by @FAO through the [email protected] partnership for fast effective advanced land monitoring and #climate assessment?

Read all about it in @JournalofRS πŸ‘‡

via @OpenForis