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Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre (KSRSAC):


Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre (KSRSAC) is an autonomous organization under the Department of Information Technology & Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka. The Director, Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre is the head of the Centre. The activities of Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Center (KSRSAC) are guided and monitored by the Executive Committee, which is headed by the Principal Secretary or the Secretary to Government, as the case may be, Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology.

Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre is the Nodal Agency for implementation of GIS and Remote Sensing (including Photogrammetry) for the State. Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre is harnessing the potentials of remote sensing and GIS techniques for developing the digital database of natural resources and urban sprawl in the State. Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre has been carrying out remote sensing and GIS base programmes for the Line Departments of the State on non-profit basis. Because of this, many Line Departments are coming forward to use remote sensing based data as an input for drawing up perspective management plan for developmental actives in the State.