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Title: Multistage remote sensing: toward an annual national inventory

Author: Czaplewski, Raymond L.

Date: 1999

Source: Journal of Forestry. 97(12): 44-48

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: Remote sensing can improve efficiency of statistical information. Landsat data can identify and map a few broad categories of forest cover and land use. However, more-detailed information requires a sample of higher-resolution imagery, which costs less than field data but considerably more than Landsat data. A national remote sensing program would be a major undertaking, requiring unprecedented partnerships between federal programs and stakeholders.

Keywords: forest inventories, remote sensing

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Czaplewski, Raymond L. 1999. Multistage remote sensing: toward an annual national inventory. Journal of Forestry. 97(12): 44-48

 


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