Impact Observatory

Washington, DC, United States


Impact Observatory is a mission-driven technology company bringing AI-powered algorithms and on-demand data to sustainability and environmental risk analysis for governments, industries, and markets. Impact Observatory empowers decision-makers with the timely, actionable, science-based geospatial insights they need to succeed. The unique machine learning approach used to create our global annual maps is also available on-demand for current year results and user-specified time periods. This on-demand service can be accessed through the ArcGIS Marketplace, and supports multiple use cases such as monitoring change in specific areas of interest, looking at long-term change and seasonal differences in land cover, effective land management, building sustainable supply chains, and the streamlining of monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) processes. Based in Washington D.C., Impact Observatory’s machine learning (ML) and science teams blend capabilities ranging from data science, software engineering, ML, science communications, program management, and strategic planning to provide the science-based insights you need for your business, mission or impact goals.



- Machine learning and data processing - Various science datasets including carbon monitoring, biodiversity intactness index - Annual Global Land Use Land Cover time series maps (2017-2020) - Zonal Statistics over an Area of Interest - Analytics, data feeds, and alerting - Scalable solutions for high volume processing requirements

Services Provided:

Business Case Development, Data Model & Database Design, Implementation, System Architecture and Design, System Integration