Metadata: Tropical Ecosystem Environment Observation by Satellite (TREES)

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TitleTropical Ecosystem Environment Observation by Satellite (TREES)
PublisherEuropean Commission - JRC-ESA TREES Project, Ispra (VA) - Italy
Format of datatext/html
Keywordsmaps; forest monitoring; remote sensing; satellite images; metadata; forest cover; vegetation; deforestation
DescriptionThe TREES Project was established in 1991 by European Commission's Joint Research Centre to collect accurate and up-to-date data of the Earth's tropical forest resources...pin-pointing where and why forests are disappearing". This site describes the project, its objectives, activities, products and publications, with three continental sections; Latin America, Africa and South-East Asia. Each of these links to; cartographic digital products, identification of deforestation hot-spots, tropical forest change assessment with high- resolution satellite data, remote sensing sources, and related websites. Digital map data can be downloaded by anonymous ftp direct from this site. The TREES 2 results are just published . Significant publications & technical reports since 1998 can be accessed at this site.
URLhttp://gcmd.nasa.gov/records/GCMD_SAI_JRC-TREES.html
 
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Source TypeOfficial Governmental Server
CABI CodeKK120
 
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Accessfree; no restriction
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Levelprofessional
 
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