Combining satellite data for better tropical forest monitoring

Johannes Reiche, Richard Lucas, A.L. Mitchell, Jan Verbesselt, D.H. Hoekman, Jörg Haarpaintner, J.M. Kellndorfer, Ake Rosenqvist, E.A. Lehmann, C.E. Woodcock, Frank Martin Seifert, Martin Herold*

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Implementation of policies to reduce forest loss challenges the Earth observation community to improve forest monitoring. An important avenue for progress is the use of new satellite missions and the combining of optical and synthetic aperture radar sensor data.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)120-122
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2016


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