A near-real time forest-cover map of Madagascar derived from SPOT-4 VEGETATION data
Using SPOT-4 VEGETATION data for near-real time mapping is new. In this letter, a robust technique for cloud decontamination of the ten-day composites is presented. A forest-cover map of Madagascar is derived from monthly images from October 1998 to September 1999 with a user's accuracy of 87.8%.
Bibliographic Reference: Article published in: International Journal of Remote Sensing, 2000, vol 21, No. 16, pp3133-3144
Record Number: 200013104 / Last updated on: 2001-02-23
Original language: en
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