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Measuring Rangeland Condition Using Remote Sensing

The objective of this project was to perform field work and geographic data analysis to provide reports and map layers to the Owyhee Uplands Working Group. Field work consisted of several multi-day trips to the study location in southwest Idaho. The geographic analysis utilized PNNL computing and labor resources.

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  • Tagestad JD, and JL Downs. 2007. Quantifying Sagebrush Canopy Cover: Canopy Map Development Using Fine-Scale Imagery and Field Measurement. PNNL-16650, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA.
  • Tagestad JD, and JL Downs. 2007. Landscape Measures of Rangeland Condition in the BLM Owyhee Pilot Project: Shrub Canopy Mapping, Vegetation Classification, and Detection of Anomalous Land Areas. PNNL-17209, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA.

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