The main objectives as per the Memorandum
of Association are:
To establish and to carry on the administration
and management of the Bhaskracharya Institute for Space Applications and Geo-Informatics,
BISAG Gandhinagar,so that the various planning & development activities pertaining
to Agriculture, Soil and Land use, Urban Land use, Water Resources, Watershed, Marine
applications, Forest and Environment, Geology as well as training of grass-root
level functionaries through satellite communication etc. can be carried out effectively
With a view to achieve the stated objectives
of the society, the activities of the Institute shall be to act as a nodal agency
to help in the planning process related to natural resources and environment and
to prepare baseline inventory of resources on a spatial format at different levels
of details and hierarchy (scale, administrative/physical units).
Its main objectives are:
» To setup a State Natural Resource Management
» To develop approaches for integrated resources
» To promote the use of SATCOM networks for
distant interactive training and education in the State.
» To provide services/consultancy based on
specific user needs in the field of Remote Sensing and GIS.
» To provide wider usage of geo-spatial applications
through simultaneous support systems / software to concurrent users.