Satellite data used to map greenhouses

A team of young national competencies working at the NSSA lab for Processing Satellite Images and Data, was able to conduct a study to inventory the number and precise location of greenhouses in Bahrain, their spatial distribution amongst four governorates, as well as forecast their total area for 2020, using spatial imagery and data.
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Surveying the number of Palm Trees in the Kingdom using Space Data and AI

Based on high-resolution photos and precise space data, the National Space Sciences Agency (NSSA) has undertaken a census to examine the number of palm trees throughout the kingdom. The study is in keeping with the NSSA's strategic goal of addressing national needs by delivering space data and earth observation information that support the national comprehensive development agenda and advance space science.
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NSSA Meets with the Sustainable Energy Authority

As a part of NSSA’s determination to strengthen cooperation with all government authorities in order to overcome all technical challenges and obstacles that they face related to the proper utilisation of space science; stemming from its responsibility to spread the culture of space and to enhance the utilisation of space applications, NSSA held a virtual meeting with the Sustainable Energy Authority.
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About 257 Thousand Palm Trees in Bahrain and the Western Regions are on Top

In pursuit of employing capabilities of its employees to meet the relevant national needs by making use of space science in the service of one of the sustainable development goals related to food security, a team of young national competencies was able to employ artificial intelligence techniques in the automatic monitoring of all palm trees existing on the land of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
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Participation in the Preparations for the Fifty-Eighth Session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Responding to the call of the UNOOSA, the NSSA participated in the virtual preparatory meetings due to the exceptional circumstances that the world is experiencing at the present time. The meeting was to discuss the draft agenda and arrangements related to the regulations for the fifty-eighth session of the Scientific Committee and the Technical Subcommittee of the Committee on Space Usage Foreign Affairs for peaceful purposes.
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