RemoteHQ, developed by GeoInsight is a novel software solution that creates national consistency under the NES-PF and promotes sustainable forest harvesting in New Zealand. It provides better access to public data and helps manage the impacts of our changing climate, throughout the post harvest window of vulnerability phase. -
RemoteHQ is a user-friendly approach to forest monitoring through publicly available software that allows you to:
Limit the environmental effects of forest harvesting in New Zealand.
Streamline the management of forestry activities under the National Environmental Standards for Plantation Forestry (NES-PF).
Provide a multidimensional perspective into harvested land and identify potential problems before they occur.
RemoteHQ is designed to give you the tools you need to monitor forestry activity, all in one platform.
Manage and administer NES-PF notifications through RemoteHQ.
Standardisation of varying harvest plans for a nationally consistent view of activities occurring within each region.
Real-time maps of active forestry activities are publicly accessible.
Historical record of high resolution drone imagery showing post harvest management.
REPORT & TASK
Communication of remedial works and reports to forest managers and landowners.
Forest monitoring expertise and GIS smarts are combined to identify areas of excellence, concern and failure.
NES-PF notifications are entered online in RemoteHQ.
Notifications are checked and approved and the forest activity is good to go.
GeoInsight's 12 years forest monitoring expertise, GIS smarts and drone imagery are combined to identify areas of excellence, concern and failure in RemoteHQ.
GeoInsight fees are passed onto the landowner as permitted activity monitoring under a user pays model.
GeoInsight standardise the notification plans to create a nationally consistent map view of activities occurring in each region.
GeoInsight undertake "Forest Inspections" as the initial monitoring visit when a blocks harvesting is complete. In field data is captured utilsing innovative technologies which is later processed into RemoteHQ.
Information becomes publicly accessible and monitoring reports are generated in RemoteHQ to communicate remedial works with forest managers and landowners.
Water control identification and assessment
Identification of areas of excellence
Identification of areas of concern
The fully automated notification submission form ensures data consistency and streamlines administration and processing.