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Multispectral Imaging and Mapping Services Farm, Forest, or Environmental Sectors - Drones inspect larger areas in less time.

Multispectral Drone Mapping For Agriculture and Ecology

As the world becomes more technologically advanced, it's essential to keep up with the latest advancements in your field of work. Agriculture and ecology are no exception. That's where multispectral drone mapping comes in.

Multispectral imaging is a cutting-edge technology that uses drones equipped with specialized cameras to capture images in various wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum. This technology is particularly useful for agriculture and ecology applications in Ireland, where the climate and terrain can be challenging to navigate.

A multispectral image of crops being monitored using the GNDVI index
Crop Monitoring

Crop Monitoring

Multispectral imaging can be used for crop appraisals by providing valuable information on crop health, yield potential, and stress levels. By analysing the data collected from multispectral imaging, farmers can identify areas of the field that require attention and adjust their management practices accordingly. For example, they can identify and address nutrient deficiencies, water stress, or disease outbreaks before they become severe. Ultimately, this technology can help farmers optimize their crop yields and improve their profitability through mechanisms such as precision agriculture, while also promoting more sustainable farming practices.

A multispectral map of land and a water feature using the NDVI index
Ecology Monitoring

Ecology Monitoring

For ecological monitoring, multispectral drone mapping can provide a wealth of information about the health of your ecosystem. By analysing the data collected by the drones, you can identify areas where biodiversity is thriving, as well as areas where invasive species may be taking over. This information can then be used to develop targeted conservation and management strategies that will help you protect and preserve the environment.

A multispectral image of land and a water pond using the NDRE index
Irrigation Monitoring And Planning

Irrigation Monitoring And Planning

Multispectral imaging can aid irrigation by providing detailed information about crop health and moisture content, allowing farmers to optimize their water usage. By analysing images captured across multiple spectrums, including visible, infrared, NIR and thermal, multispectral imaging can identify areas of a field that are stressed due to insufficient or excess water, enabling farmers to adjust irrigation accordingly. It can also detect signs of disease or pest infestations, allowing for targeted treatment and prevention measures which can improve crop yields while reducing water waste, making irrigation practices more efficient and sustainable.

A multispectral image of a land being appraised
Land Appraisal

Land Appraisal

Multispectral imaging can be used for land appraisals by providing detailed information about the land's physical properties, vegetation cover, and other relevant features. The technique involves capturing images of the land using sensors that can detect various wavelengths of light, from visible to infrared. These images can then be analyzed to identify areas of the land that may have different soil types, moisture levels, or vegetation health, all of which can affect the land's value. Multispectral imaging can also be used to track changes in land use over time, such as improvement/deterioration of soil quality or changes in agricultural practices, providing valuable data for property appraisals and land management.

Why choose us?

Qualified engineers

As licensed engineers, we also provide the expertise, understanding, and knowledge necessary to carry out a thorough inspection, with deliverables to match. Our skilled engineers are at the ready.

IAA certification

The Irish Aviation Authority has awarded Engineers with Drones full approval in accordance with the most recent European-wide EASA regulations.

Latest technology

To ensure that you always get the best possible service and cutting-edge deliverables, we purchase the most up-to-date drone technology as soon as it's available.

Rigorous HSSE standards

The operation of Engineers With Drones is governed by a comprehensive HSSE system. Our guiding principles are to reduce risk through rigorous assessment, and to maintain a high level of staff education and training.

Fully insured

We have 6.5 million in public and product liability insurance, and 13 million in employers' liability insurance. Engineers with Drones are fully insured to fly wherever you need.

Based in Ireland

As we're situated in Ireland, we can respond to your needs quickly, with zero travel complications.

First-class deliverables

As seasoned engineers in the field, we are aware of the trouble that shoddy reports and deliverables can create. For this reason, we provide you with exactly what you require.

Quick turnaround times

Thanks to our fast turnaround times, your entire project can be completed in a fraction of the time of traditional methods, without any compromise in the quality of your deliverables.

4K and VR Footage

In addition to quadrupling the resolution of an HD camera, 4K also gives you quicker frame rates, incredible contrast variations, and expanded colours. VR video takes the level of immersion and clarity to the next level.

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