Identification of Woodland Vernal Pools with Seasonal Change PALSAR Data for Habitat Conservation

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Woodland vernal pools are important, small, cryptic, ephemeral wetland ecosystems that are vulnerable to a changing climate and anthropogenic influences. To conserve woodland vernal pools for the state of Michigan USA, vernal pool detection and mapping methods were sought that would be efficient, cost-effective, repeatable and accurate. Satellite-based L… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/rs8060490

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@article{BourgeauChavez2016IdentificationOW, title={Identification of Woodland Vernal Pools with Seasonal Change PALSAR Data for Habitat Conservation}, author={Laura L. Bourgeau-Chavez and Yu Man Lee and Michael Battaglia and Sarah L. Endres and Zachary M. Laubach and Kirk Scarbrough}, journal={Remote Sensing}, year={2016}, volume={8}, pages={490} }