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A Circa 2010 Thirty Meter Resolution Forest Map for China

Congcong Li, Jie Wang, Luanyun Hu, Le Yu, Nicholas Clinton, Huabing Huang, Jun Yang, Peng Gong
2014 Remote Sensing  
for mapping forest extent in China at 30 m resolution circa 2010.  ...  According to this map, the total forested area in China was OPEN ACCESS Remote Sens. 2014, 6 5326 164.90 million ha (Mha) circa 2010.  ...  Acknowledgments This work was partially supported by the National High Technology Research and Development Program of China (2013AA122804), and a research grant from Tsinghua University (2012Z02287).  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs6065325 fatcat:ffisyi6q5vcqrilngwudsuomca

Annual dynamics of forest areas in South America during 2007–2010 at 50-m spatial resolution

Yuanwei Qin, Xiangming Xiao, Jinwei Dong, Yuting Zhou, Jie Wang, Russell B. Doughty, Ying Chen, Zhenhua Zou, Berrien Moore
2017 Remote Sensing of Environment  
Here we present a robust approach to map forests in South America during 2007-2010 and analyze the consistency and uncertainty among eight major forest maps in South America.  ...  Greenness-relevant MOD13Q1 NDVI and structure/biomassrelevant ALOS PALSAR time series data recorded 2007 through 2010 were coupled to identify and map forests at 50-m spatial resolution.  ...  We thank Sarah Xiao at Yale University for English editing of the manuscript. Appendix A.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rse.2017.09.005 fatcat:e3a3r6xvyrd6hi2shmrezf6jhe

Radiocarbon and geologic evidence reveal Ilopango volcano as source of the colossal 'mystery' eruption of 539/40 CE

Robert A. Dull, John R. Southon, Steffen Kutterolf, Kevin J. Anchukaitis, Armin Freundt, David B. Wahl, Payson Sheets, Paul Amaroli, Walter Hernandez, Michael C. Wiemann, Clive Oppenheimer
2019 Quaternary Science Reviews  
loading that profoundly impacted Northern Hemisphere climate and society between circa 536 and 550 CE.  ...  Ilopango volcano (El Salvador) erupted violently during the Maya Classic Period (250e900 CE) in a densely-populated and intensively-cultivated region of the southern Maya realm, causing regional abandonment  ...  This research was supported by the United States Geological Survey National Cooperative Geologic Mapping and Climate Research and Development Programs.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2019.07.037 fatcat:5piaf6ytxzhqpnp22xh3xnhuru

Evaluating susceptibility of karst dolines (sinkholes) for collapse in Sango, Tennessee, USA

Peter P. Siska, Pierre Goovaerts, I-Kuai Hung
2016 Progress in physical geography  
The partial susceptibility estimates were combined into a final probability map enabling the identification of areas where, until now, undetected dolines may cause significant hazards.  ...  These methods can then be used by planners and practitioners for urban and economic development, especially in regions with a growing population.  ...  Special thanks to COL Michael Hendrix for his support with GIS technology.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0309133316638816 pmid:27616807 pmcid:PMC5016797 fatcat:afjk7tutjzb6dmjydhy5mmdagm

The Global Methane Budget 2000–2017

Marielle Saunois, Ann R. Stavert, Ben Poulter, Philippe Bousquet, Joseph G. Canadell, Robert B. Jackson, Peter A. Raymond, Edward J. Dlugokencky, Sander Houweling, Prabir K. Patra, Philippe Ciais, Vivek K. Arora (+79 others)
2019 Earth System Dynamics Discussions  
Priorities for improving the methane budget include: i) a global, high-resolution map of water-saturated soils and inundated areas emitting methane based on a robust classification of different types of  ...  </strong> Understanding and quantifying the global methane (CH<sub>4</sub>) budget is important for assessing realistic pathways to mitigate climate change.  ...  Such data already exist for China 2100 (Fang et al., 2015) , India (Tiwari and Kumar, 2012; Lin et al., 2015) and Siberia (Sasakawa et al., 2010; Winderlich et al., 2010) and could be assimilated  ... 
doi:10.5194/essd-2019-128 fatcat:fwprfquq65dipotvbhnv6txwu4

Training the eye: production and reception of aerial photography during the World Wars

Noemi Quagliati
2020 Acta Universitatis Carolinae Geographica  
) It was a weapon used to map the territory as well as to detect and bomb specific targets, and 2) it constituted a powerful propagandistic medium employed to circulate persuading and aesthetically innovative  ...  This paper explores the entanglement between photography and aerial military operations during the World Wars, showing how, in warfare, the camera became a technology of power serving a dual purpose: 1  ...  She is also grateful to Paolo Carniti, Rory Hill, Christina Littlejohn, Sarah Elizabeth Yoho, and the anonymous referees for their useful bibliographical suggestions and comments.  ... 
doi:10.14712/23361980.2020.6 fatcat:nugflsatovfqznvsr6irid3a54

The history of astrometry

Michael Perryman
2012 The European Physical Journal H  
from space platforms have led to a renewed advance in this fundamental science over the past few years.  ...  The history of astrometry, the branch of astronomy dealing with the positions of celestial objects, is a lengthy and complex chronicle, having its origins in the earliest records of astronomical observations  ...  The basis of this account, including a number of the figures, appeared in my popular book describing the Hipparcos project The Making of History's Greatest Star Map .  ... 
doi:10.1140/epjh/e2012-30039-4 fatcat:cm5ertukwbbhrdd4qlr2exluru

Japanese Kofun in Maps given by a Spaceborne Digital Elevation Model based on Multiple Satellite Data Sets

Amelia Carolina Sparavigna
2022 Zenodo  
We will see them in the visible imagery of Google Earth and in the maps of the Sentinel Hub.  ...  In fact, the study here presented is not only a discussion of the u [...]  ...  This sensor delivers 13 spectral bands ranging from 10 to 60-meter pixel size. Its blue (B2), green (B3), red (B4), and near-infrared (B8) channels have a 10-meter resolution.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6467405 fatcat:yufxdraazvgnbhzxkqbkwdjsfq

JSE 35:3 Fall 2021

Kathleen E Erickson
2021 Journal of Scientific Exploration  
Our thanks also goes to Rear Admiral Aly, AREN, Commander of Egyptian Naval Forces in Alexandria, for making it possible for the commando dive team in his command to work with us.  ...  Youseff Garianhi, Director of the Greco-Roman Museum, and his staff, for their assistance in the literary research that went into this paper.  ...  Shen) had been in search of a gifted subject in China for over a decade prior to this work (Shen, 2001; Shen, 2010; Shen, 2014) , and he succeeded in confirming only one.  ... 
doi:10.31275/20212287 fatcat:cwxbkoch5vgbba47j6raal5iea

Japanese Kofun in Maps given by a Spaceborne Digital Elevation Model based on Multiple Satellite Data Sets

Amelia Carolina Sparavigna
2022 Zenodo  
We will see them in the visible imagery of Google Earth and in the maps of the Sentinel Hub.  ...  In fact, the study here presented is not only a discussio [...]  ...  This sensor delivers 13 spectral bands ranging from 10 to 60-meter pixel size. Its blue (B2), green (B3), red (B4), and near-infrared (B8) channels have a 10-meter resolution.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6466101 fatcat:fuppaittnzhhpoqylvhygy3lkq

Japanese Kofun in Maps given by a Spaceborne Digital Elevation Model based on Multiple Satellite Data Sets

Amelia Carolina Sparavigna
2022 Zenodo  
We will see them in the visible imagery of Google Earth and in the maps of the Sentinel Hub.  ...  In fact, the study here presented is not only a discussio [...]  ...  This sensor delivers 13 spectral bands ranging from 10 to 60-meter pixel size. Its blue (B2), green (B3), red (B4), and near-infrared (B8) channels have a 10-meter resolution.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6433929 fatcat:ouimeynkhrgphkvmvjyaw27ubi

Japanese Kofun in Maps given by a Spaceborne Digital Elevation Model based on Multiple Satellite Data Sets

Amelia Carolina Sparavigna
2022 Zenodo  
We will see them in the visible imagery of Google Earth and in the maps of the Sentinel Hub.  ...  In fact, the study here presented is not only a discussio [...]  ...  This sensor delivers 13 spectral bands ranging from 10 to 60-meter pixel size. Its blue (B2), green (B3), red (B4), and near-infrared (B8) channels have a 10-meter resolution.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6464582 fatcat:crytrei74zallk6w2plsmh2uda

Japanese Kofun in Maps given by a Spaceborne Digital Elevation Model based on Multiple Satellite Data Sets

Amelia Carolina Sparavigna
2022 Zenodo  
We will see them in the visible imagery of Google Earth and in the maps of the Sentinel Hub.  ...  In fact, the study here presented is not only a discussio [...]  ...  This sensor delivers 13 spectral bands ranging from 10 to 60-meter pixel size. Its blue (B2), green (B3), red (B4), and near-infrared (B8) channels have a 10-meter resolution.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6460850 fatcat:bznbht3jlbhkhcilyc57pk3ygq

Control of Malaria Vector Mosquitoes by Insecticide-Treated Combinations of Window Screens and Eave Baffles

Gerry F. Killeen, John P. Masalu, Dingani Chinula, Emmanouil A. Fotakis, Deogratius R. Kavishe, David Malone, Fredros Okumu
2017 Emerging Infectious Diseases  
with both their time and expertise, and without whom, the bionomics sections would be a great deal shorter and the maps a great deal poorer.  ...  Acknowledgements We thank Ricardo Guimarães (LabGeo/IEC/SVS) for creating the map in Figure 3 .  ...  The resolution, or size, of the picture, must be identical for each image.  ... 
doi:10.3201/eid2305.160662 pmid:28418299 pmcid:PMC5403053 fatcat:vzcmomysebd5rnwvlimgx77d6m

Japanese Kofun in Maps given by a Spaceborne Digital Elevation Model based on Multiple Satellite Data Sets - A Study about the Orientation of Ancient Tumuli spanning from Remote Sensing to Geomancy

Amelia Carolina Sparavigna
2022 Zenodo  
In fact, the study here presented is not only a discussion of the use of remote sensing in the form of Spaceborne DEM maps or Google Earth imagery.  ...  Details about the burial chambers in the kofun having a keyhole-shape are given. The presence of two burial chambers inside is giving a direction coherent with the long axis of the tumulus.  ...  for the maps.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6408484 fatcat:gxa6vj4krvgwdfwaeny4fx7hfi
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