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Satellite Remote Sensing and the Management of Natural Resources

Nathalie Pettorelli

Abstract

This book intends to familiarise prospective users in the environmental community with satellite remote sensing technology and its applications, introducing terminology and principles behind satellite remote sensing data and analyses. It provides a detailed overview of the possible applications of satellite data in natural resource management, demonstrating how ecological knowledge and satellite-based information can be effectively combined to address a wide array of current natural resource management needs. Topics considered include the use of satellite data to monitor the various dimensions ... More

Keywords: Conservation, satellite remote sensing, environmental management, biodiversity monitoring, human health, food production, ecological restoration, natural disturbances

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780198717263
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: July 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198717263.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Nathalie Pettorelli, author
Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, UK