THE SYLVA LOGBOOK

Welcome to The Sylva Logbook, our blog where we record notable work and testing that we've undertaken, as well as other articles of more general interest.

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

Scotland

2020 - 2024

We have been tasked with generating hi-res orthomosaics of Scotland's forests and woodland.

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Devon

13th-21st July 2021

Capturing thermal aerial images of roosting nightjars, helping to assess their nesting locations.

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

Scottish Peatland

4th May 2021

Generating a DTM to test watercourse flowpath analysis across areas of Scottish peatland.

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

Kielder Forest

26th February - 1st March 2021

Generating orthomosaics for preliminary planning of terrestrial surveys and stratification. 

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

Northern Forest

13th November 2020

To provide The Sylva Foundation with an orthomosaic to help them integrate ortho-rectified imagery into their land management data-flow.

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

3rd September 2019

Our client needed to calculate the volume of an ancient, 200ft-deep quarry on their land.

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

Devon

2nd September 2019

We were tasked with providing our client with orthomosaics of eight separate woodland compartments along a picturesque valley to assess the percentage of canopy coverage v. open regen.

Forest Surveys UAV Mapping Orthomosaic DSM DTM Drone Photogrammetry

Cumbria

 3rd July 2019

We were permitted to conduct some test flights in this spectacular valley, including over a treacherous area damaged by wind-blow.