The Environmental Studies and land Use Division is equipped with an image processing and GIS lab. The lab is run by a number of three technicians, well experienced in image processing and GIS softwares.
NARSS has been established in 1991 as a General Authority for Remote Sensing belongs to the Ministry of State for Scientific Research.
NARSS was then organizationally restructured in 1994; following the Presidential Decree No. 261 for 1992, as a National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences belongs to the Ministry of Scientific Research.