Earth  ID: 5031

Continental scale carbon stocks of individual trees in African drylands



Visualization Credits

Kel Elkins (USRA): Lead Visualizer
Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Visualizer
Kathleen Gaeta (AIMM): Lead Producer
Compton Tucker (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Jesse R. Meyer (SSAI): Scientist
Martin Brandt (University of Copenhagen): Scientist
Laurence Schuler (ADNET): Technical Support
Ian Jones (ADNET): Technical Support
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Data Used:
Terra and Aqua/MODIS/Blue Marble: Next Generation also referred to as: BMNG
The Blue Marble data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC).
WorldView-2 © 2010 DigitalGlobe
Observed Data - DigitalGlobe
Landsat-8/OLI/TIRS/Band Combination 4-3-2
Observed Data - USGS
Rasterized Tree Crowns (generated via ML from DigitalGlobe mosaics)
Analysis - NASA
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DLESE >> Biology
SVS >> Biomass
DLESE >> Ecology
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Biosphere >> Ecological Dynamics >> Biomass
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Biosphere >> Vegetation >> Crown
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version