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Principal Investigators:

Michael Lefsky, Colorado State University (US-PI)

 

Abstract :  Spatially-explicit Estimates of Forest Biomass in the Amazon Basin using MODIS and the Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (View)

 
Resumo :  Estimativas Espacialmente Explícitas da Biomassa da Floresta na Bacia Amazônica utilizando-se o MODIS e o Geoscience Laser Altimeter System (GLAS) (Visualizar)

 

Investigation Duration:   01/2006 - 01/2009

 
 

Participants:

Michael M. Keller, USDA Forest Service
Michael Lefsky, US-PI, Colorado State University

 

Research Sites:

Acre

Amazon Basin (large-scale studies)
Amazonas (Manaus)
Pará Western (Santarém)
Rondonia

Training and Education Activities - Proposed:

Currently none available.

 

Training and Education Activities - Accomplished:

Currently none available.

 
 
 

Datasets/Posters Available as of 2014-04-02

Datasets (with related publications, if any)

LBA-ECO CD-37 Secondary Forest Biomass and Age Class, Rondonia, Brazil

  1. Helmer, E.H., M.A. Lefsky, and D.A. Roberts. 2009. Biomass accumulation rates of Amazonian secondary forest and biomass of old-growth forests from Landsat time series and the Geoscience Laser Altimeter System. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, Vol.3 033505.


 

Publications:

Helmer EH, Lefsky MA, Roberts DA. (2009) Biomass accumulation rates of Amazonian secondary forest and biomass of old-growth forests from Landsat time series and the Geoscience Laser Altimeter System. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 3. (abstract)

 

Matrix of Publications-Datasets:  more

 

Science Questions:

Carbon Dynamics:

        CD-Q2 - How do biological processes such as mortality and recruitment or succession following land use change influence the net annual carbon balance for different land cover and land use types?
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other Research Teams:

CD-01  -  CD-02  -  CD-03  -  CD-04  -  CD-05  -  CD-06  -  CD-07  -  CD-08  -  CD-09  -  
CD-10  -  CD-11  -  CD-12  -  CD-14  -  CD-15  -  CD-17  -  CD-18  -  CD-30  -  CD-31  -  
CD-32  -  CD-33  -  CD-34  -  CD-35  -  CD-36  -  CD-40  -  CD-41  -  LC-01  -  LC-02  -  
LC-03  -  LC-04  -  LC-05  -  LC-06  -  LC-07  -  LC-08  -  LC-09  -  LC-10  -  LC-11  -  
LC-12  -  LC-13  -  LC-14  -  LC-15  -  LC-16  -  LC-21  -  LC-22  -  LC-23  -  LC-24  -  
LC-30  -  LC-31  -  LC-32  -  LC-33  -  LC-34  -  LC-35  -  LC-36  -  LC-37  -  LC-38  -  
LC-39  -  ND-01  -  ND-02  -  ND-03  -  ND-04  -  ND-06  -  ND-07  -  ND-08  -  ND-09  -  
ND-10  -  ND-11  -  ND-30  -  ND-31  -  PC-30  -  TG-01  -  TG-02  -  TG-03  -  TG-04  -  
TG-05  -  TG-06  -  TG-07  -  TG-08  -  TG-09  -  TG-10  -  TG-30  -  TG-31  -  TG-32

 


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