Using Earth observation images to inform risk assessment and mapping of climate change-related infectious diseases.

TitleUsing Earth observation images to inform risk assessment and mapping of climate change-related infectious diseases.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2019
AuthorsKotchiba SO, Bouchard C, Ludwig A, Rees EE, Brazeau S
JournalCan Commun Dis Rep
Volume45
Issue5
Start Page133
Pagination133-142
Date Published05/2019
KeywordsCanada, climate change, climatic determinants, Earth observation images, environmental determinants, infectious diseases, mosquito-borne diseases, remote sensing, risk mapping, tick-borne diseases
Abstract

The objectives of this overview are to describe how Earth observation images may inform risk assessment and mapping of tick-borne and mosquito-borne diseases in Canada, their potential benefits and limitations, the implications and next steps.

URLhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6587692/