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Modern approaches to monitoring changes in forests using maps

  • Ronald I. Miller
Part of the Conservation Biology book series (COBI, volume 6)

Abstract

This chapter is about mapping for planning the wise use of the forest. In many instances, this will involve the integration of timber harvesting together with the protection of forest wildlife. This chapter does not therefore concentrate upon maps of either scientific research plots or timber harvest parcels. It focuses upon modern mapping techniques that can be used for the integrated stewardship of the forests.

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Remote Sensing Satellite Imagery Forested Landscape Modern Approach World Resource Institute 
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