Petawawa National Forestry Institute (PNFI) High-Resolution Imagery Project 88-220, Canada
Entry ID: Canada_CFS_PNFIHighResImages

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Summary
Abstract: High resolution airborne imagery of a forest site at the Petawawa
National Forestry Institute (PNFI), acquired over two flight lines using the
MEIS II (Multi-detector Electro-optical Imaging Scanner) and MSS
(Multi-spectral Scanner) sensors, was used in conjunction with a comprehensive
network of ground truth plots to create a database for dissemination to
researchers requiring such data. The ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.03   S: 45.94   E: -77.35   W: -77.46

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre
Dataset Title: Petawawa National Forestry Institute (PNFI) High-Resolution Imagery Project 88-220, Canada
Dataset Release Date: 19930811
Dataset Release Place: Petawawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service
ISO Topic Category
Quality For details on the accuracy of the MEIS II sensor, see references in the open
literature, including some of those cited under the Supplemental Information
field.

Minor scattered clouds are visible in segments of both flight lines. On the
Headquarters line for the MEIS data, a small cloud patch is present between
lines 8130 ... View entire text
Access Constraints Access to the data set is restricted and licence agreements from the data
holders may be in effect. Data may be available under certain conditions. See
Distribution Information for details.
Use Constraints The data, if provided, are offered for the sole use of the receiving party, and
may not be distributed further.

This data set is offered with no warranty. The Government of Canada accepts no
liability for any use or misuse of the data.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Pacific Forestry Centre, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.pfc.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DON LECKIE
Phone: +01-250-363-0600
Fax: +01-250-363-0775
Email: dleckie at pfc.forestry.ca
Contact Address:
506 West Burnside Road
City: Victoria
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8Z 1M5
Country: Canada
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-250-363-0600
Fax: +01-250-363-0775
Email: dleckie at pfc.forestry.ca
Contact Address:
506 West Burnside Road
City: Victoria
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8Z 1M5
Country: Canada
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Publications/References
Cloney, E.E., D.G. Leckie, and M. Gillis, 1994. The PNFI data set - MEIS
imagery, ground truth and training areas, Version 2. Forestry Canada data
report, Petawawa National Forestry Institute.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-08-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-03-28
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-10-23
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