Mapping Forest Cover and Forest Cover Change with Airborne S-Band Radar

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Assessments of forest cover, forest carbon stocks and carbon emissions from deforestation and degradation are increasingly important components of sustainable resource management, for combating biodiversity loss and in climate mitigation policies. Satellite remote sensing provides the only means for mapping global forest cover regularly. However, forest… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/rs8070577

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