Using Earth Observation for Tree Species Mapping
Earth Observation for Tree Species Mapping
How we accurately identify tree species from space
Whether you’re the owner of a small private woodland or a forestry company responsible for millions of acres, you’ll know that effective forest management and commercial decision-making relies on a detailed understanding of what tree species you have, and where they are located. The spatial and temporal resolutions of satellites offer a unique data source to understand species across even the largest forests and are now used within business as a notable alternative to more traditional methods.