Monitoring Trends in Light Pollution in China Based on Nighttime Satellite Imagery

@article{Han2014MonitoringTI,
  title={Monitoring Trends in Light Pollution in China Based on Nighttime Satellite Imagery},
  author={Pengpeng Han and Jinliang Huang and Rendong Li and Lihui Wang and Yanxia Hu and Jiuling Wang and Wei Huang},
  journal={Remote Sensing},
  year={2014},
  volume={6},
  pages={5541-5558}
}
China is the largest developing country worldwide, with rapid economic growth and the highest population. Light pollution is an environmental factor that significantly influences the quality and health of wildlife, as well as the people of any country. The objective of this study is to model the light pollution spatial pattern, and monitor changes in trends of spatial distribution from 1992 to 2012 in China using nighttime light imagery from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program… CONTINUE READING
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