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Title Environment and earth observation [electronic resource] : case studies in India / edited by S. Hazra ... [et al.]
Imprint Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017
book jacket
Descript xv, 266 p. : ill., digital ; 24 cm
Series Springer remote sensing/photogrammetry, 2198-0721
Springer remote sensing/photogrammetry
Note Remote Sensing of Landscape -- Remote Sensing of Agriculture and Forestry -- Remote Sensing of Geomorphology -- Remote Sensing of Coast and Ocean -- Remote Sensing of Natural Hazards -- Remote Sensing of Wild Habitat
This book presents relevant and contemporary research on the remote sensing of landscapes, agriculture & forestry, geomorphology, coasts & oceans, natural hazards and wild habitats. It highlights the application of remote sensing in understanding natural processes and oceanic features, as well as in creating mapping inventories of water resources across different spatial and temporal scales. Recent advances in hyperspectral imaging and high spatial resolution offer promising techniques for exploring various aspects related to the fruitful and cost-effective monitoring of large-scale environments. In the field of forestry and agriculture, the book addresses topics such as terrain analysis, forest management, updating current forest inventories, and vegetation cover type discrimination. It also elaborates delineation of various geo-morphological features of the earth's surface and natural disasters, and includes a special section on the remote sensing of wild habitats. Readers working in interdisciplinary sectors engaged in remote-sensing-based research benefit from the techniques presented
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Climatic changes -- India -- Remote sensing -- Case studies
Climatic changes -- India -- Mathematical models -- Case studies
Geography
Remote Sensing/Photogrammetry
Monitoring/Environmental Analysis
Natural Hazards
Geomorphology
Alt Author Hazra, S
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