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LBA Group: LC-23 (Morisette / Schroeder / Pereira)

Created on: 17-Jul-2003

Last Revised: 08-Oct-2003 12:14 EST by Douglas Morton

Region:  Pará Western (Santarém)

Contact Person:  Douglas Morton

Contact Email:  morton@geog.umd.edu

Start Date:  05 OCT 2003

End Date:  26 OCT 2003

Planned activities:

Airborne Measurements
Verification / Validation

DESCRIPTION

Coincident airborne and field data collection to calibrate the MODIS fire products. Wilfrid Schroeder has arranged for the use of military instruments and aircraft for data collection, and for the location and timing of prescribed burns in the Santarem area.

PARTICIPANTS

Incoming Visitors:  Wilfrid Schroeder, Joao Antonio Raposo Pereira, Douglas Morton, Ivan Andras Csiszar

On-Site Personnel:  None

SITES

Pará Western (Santarém): km 67 Seca-Floresta Site
      4 Walk-up Canopy Access Towers - 25m guyed wooden walk up towers w/canopy boardwalks
Pará Western (Santarém): km 83 Logged Forest Tower Site
      Walk-up Canopy Access Tower - km 83 platform - 30m guyed metal platform tower
Pará Western (Santarém): Santarém-Cuiabá Road

LOGISTICS NEEDS

There are no logistics items available at this region.



MEASUREMENT INFORMATION

Remote Sensing - Airborne; Field Survey- Validation and Calibration

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS

Doug Morton will be arriving on the 14th, and Ivan Csiszar will be arriving on the 20th of October.



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