Simulating Spatial and Temporal Context of Forest Management Using Hypothetical Landscapes

@article{Gustafson1998SimulatingSA,
  title={Simulating Spatial and Temporal Context of Forest Management Using Hypothetical Landscapes},
  author={Gustafson and Crow},
  journal={Environmental management},
  year={1998},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={777-87}
}
/ Spatially explicit models that combine remote sensing with geographic information systems (GIS) offer great promise to land managers because they consider the arrangement of landscape elements in time and space. Their visual and geographic nature facilitate the comparison of alternative landscape designs. Among various activities associated with forest management, none cause greater concern than the impacts of timber harvesting on the composition, structure, and function of landscape… CONTINUE READING

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