Drone images over the Saigon river - Hyacinth & Plastic patches

  • Louise Schreyers (Creator)
  • Thanh Khiet L. Bui (Creator)
  • Tim van Emmerik (Creator)



The dataset is comprised of a total of 3,688 UAV images. All UAV images were taken over the Saigon river, Vietnam. UAV images were taken across the river channel, with a frequency of one to four flights per measurement day. Each flight consisted of two overpasses across the Saigon river, with a range of 41 to 65 images taken per flight. UAV surveys were carried at a constant elevation of approximately 10 m above the water level. The dataset is organized in subfolders by date and flight.
Date made available1 Dec 2022
PublisherWageningen University & Research
Temporal coverageDec 2020 - Jan 2022
Date of data productionDec 2020 - Jan 2022
Geographical coverageHo Chi Minh City, Vietnam


  • river
  • plastic
  • UAV
  • debris
  • macroplastic
  • pollution

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