Canada Centre for Remote Sensing

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The Canada Centre for Remote Science (CCRS) is Canada’s Centre of Excellence in remote sensing science, sensors, and data.

CCRS operates as a division of the Canada Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation (CCMEO), conducting research and delivering remote sensing science and expertise on behalf of the Government of Canada.

Research Areas

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Remote Sensing Publications

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Educational Resources

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Find a Remote Sensing Scientist

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