Remote sensing

Satellites for Forestry 2

Linked to an earlier blog post on Landsat and Satellites for Forestry, the following link discusses the use of the Landsat image archive to investigate changes in forest cover following the collapse of the Soviet Union (http://landsat.visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=86221). The article provides a fascinating insight into how political changes often lead to landscape-scale alterations in land cover.

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