Q&A: How Ursa Space uses SAR to detect oil spills

The oil spill off the coast of Mauritius in August demonstrated how satellite-based, synthetic aperture radar (SAR) can be used to assist clean-up efforts. Ursa Space’s team of SAR experts began analyzing imagery shortly after the bulk carrier MV Wakashio struck a coral reef on July 25. For the next few weeks, we provided regular […]