Monitoring Leave Strips with RADARSAT Fine 2 Images
Entry ID: Canada_UBC_LeaveStripsRADARSAT

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Summary
Abstract: RADARSAT Fine 2 mode data have been used to monitor riparian leave strips in
new cutblocks which are quite often destroyed by windstorms.

RAdar Imaging Natural Systems (RAINS) is a continuing study of C-band (5.3 cm
wavelength) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data of north Vancouver Island?s
coniferous rainforest. The major objective of RAINS is to demonstrate the
effective integration of RADARSAT ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 55.0   S: 48.0   E: -126.0   W: -132.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: University of British Columbia - Faculty of Forestry
Dataset Title: Monitoring Leave Strips with RADARSAT Fine 2 Images
Online Resource: http://www.forestry.ubc.ca/brchline/97mar/page2.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-12-05
Stop Date: 1997-12-05
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Forestry, University of British Columbia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.forestry.ubc.ca

Data Center Personnel
Name: PETER MURTHA
Phone: +01-604-822-6452
Fax: +01-604-822-9106
Email: murtha at unixg.ubc.ca
Contact Address:
2005-2424 Main Mall
City: Vancouver
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V6T 1Z4
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Contact distributor
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-604-822-6452
Fax: +01-604-822-9106
Email: murtha at unixg.ubc.ca
Contact Address:
2005-2424 Main Mall
City: Vancouver
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V6T 1Z4
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-08-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-04-26
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-05-18
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