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Abstract

Along Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) data has been examined for monitoring burnt surfaces in Central Africa. The research shows that ATSR-1 has good capabilities for detecting burnt areas in the topics and can be a useful tool for estimating emissions from savannah fires.

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Authors: EVA H D, JRC Ispra (IT);MALINGREAU J P, JRC Ispra (IT);GREGOIRE J M, JRC Ispra (IT);BELWARD A S, JRC Ispra (IT);MUTLOW C T, Atmospheric Science Division, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Chilton (GB)
Bibliographic Reference: Article: International Journal of Remote Sensing (1997)
Record Number: 199711153 / Last updated on: 1997-09-23
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en