You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Multistage remote sensing: toward an annual national inventory
Author: Czaplewski, Raymond L.
Source: Journal of Forestry. 97(12): 44-48
Publication Series: Journal/Magazine Article (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
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
XML: View XML
Czaplewski, Raymond L. 1999. Multistage remote sensing: toward an annual national inventory. Journal of Forestry. 97(12): 44-48
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility