Estimation of biomass and other characteristics of boreal forest over extensive area using NOAA AVHRR data

Tuomas Häme, Arto Salli, Anssi Lohi, Kaj Andersson, Yrjö Rauste

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    Abstract

    Models using NOAA AVHRR data for estimating the areal distribution of biomass over the Boreal coniferous zone are developed. The method uses corresponding models that are estimated using Landsat TM data as input, and includes a mosaicing scheme for AVHRR images to cover very extensive areas. The estimation method may be adjusted to some other forest characteristics too.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationMultispectral and Microwave Sensing of Forestry, Hydrology, and Natural Resources,1995
    PublisherInternational Society for Optics and Photonics SPIE
    Edition1/94
    Publication statusPublished - 1994
    MoE publication typeB2 Part of a book or another research book

    Publication series

    SeriesProceedings of SPIE
    Volume2314
    ISSN0277-786X

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