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Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

Pacific Southwest Research Station
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Urban Ecosystems and Social Dynamics

Urban Ecosystems and Processes

Using AVIRIS Data and Multiple-Masking Techniques to Identify and Map Urban Tree Species

Summary

Identification of tree species in Modesto, CA using AVIRIS (airborne visible-infrared imaging spectrometer) data.


Years of Research:  2001-2002

Funded by:  USDA Forest Service

Cooperators:  UC Davis Department of Land, Air and Water Resources

Products / Publications:

  1. Geiger, J.R. 2004. San Francisco trees poised to provide big benefits. Western Arborist - View Document [334.6 KB]

  2. Xiao, Q., S.L. Ustin, and E.G. McPherson. 2004. Using AVIRIS data and multiple-masking techniques to map urban forest trees species. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25(24): 5637-5654 - View Document [832.53 KB]

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