ThirdEye: Flying Sensors to Support Farmers’ Decision Making

ThirdEye is a company initiative by FutureWater and HiView, initially created with the support of USAID in the Securing Water for Food program. ThirdEye’s low-cost Flying Sensors (drones) have cameras which can measure the reflection of near-infrared and visual light. These parameters are used to calculate the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI). NDVI values give an indication of crop...view more

About the Presenters

Martijn de Klerk MSc. (Project manager/Hydrologist at FutureWater)

Martijn de Klerk (MSc.) received his master degree in Environmental Sciences at Wageningen University, after finishing his bachelor at HAS University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. He has broad experience in planning and organizing projects, and worked both as a consultant and scientific researcher. Martijn started working at FutureWater in 2015 and has been project manager of the ThirdEye project in Mozambique from the beginning of the project.

Questions Submitted


- Sep 14, 2018
Future Water works with partners at global, national and local levels in the topics of: water for food, irrigation, water excess, water shortage, climate change, and river basin management.


- Jun 24, 2018


- Jun 3, 2018

Jesús Manuel

- Mar 26, 2018
great info!

Dr. Illakkuvan

- Feb 26, 2018
3ird Eye: Flying Sensors to Support Farmers’ Decision Making= Marvelos!


- Dec 24, 2017
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