Bark beetle infestation effects in Engelskirchen, Germany

The high revisitation time of Sentinel-2 optical satellite constellation, allow us to visualize the devastating effects on German woods caused by the bark beetle, whose population dramatically increased due to the succession of warmer winters and dryer summers.
Here a video over the wood of Engleskirchen (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany), prepared for Lifeterra project.

First released: 13/07/2022
Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [2018,2019, 2020, 2021], processed by Melchionna – Remote Sensing