SCE launches GIS environmental monitoring system

SCE launches GIS environmental monitoring system


Manama: The Supreme Council for the Environment (SCE) in collaboration with Central Informatics Organization (CIO) have launched the Geographical Information System (GIS) for Environmental Monitoring.

The GIS system aims to achieve the SCE's vital objectives, such as supporting planning and decision-making in the national environmental projects, integrating the environmental, natural and marine resources database, harnessing space technology to improve administrative processes and develop institutional capacity in the GIS field.

The SCE and CIO agreed to continue their cooperation to increase the required details in the future and boost the accuracy level of monitoring, provide required indicators and environmental data in order to continue this highly specialised process.

Source: BNA