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By M. D. Steven and J. A. Clark (Eds.)

ISBN-10: 0408047674

ISBN-13: 9780408047678

Agricultural distant sensing has a big capability effect on agribusiness and the foreign commodity exchange during the improvement of platforms to watch vegetation and yields at the nationwide and foreign scale. This quantity stories the achievements of distant sensing in agriculture, establishes the present state of the art and appears at destiny advancements. the subsequent issues are addressed - possibilities for distant sensing, rules of distant sensing as utilized to agriculture, together with logistic concerns and primary spectral features of plants, the estimation of biomass and productiveness, results of rigidity and its detection, discrimination and tracking and new innovations in making use of distant sensing

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On the contrary, in the near infrared, the leaves scatter about 50% of incident radiation and transmit about the same amount. When the sun is near the horizon, the upper layers of the canopy are brilliantly illuminated and the canopy reflectance reaches its maximum value. These explanations are only valid for continuous plant canopies having a complete ground cover. Coniferous forests (spruce, fir . . ) present some differences. Each tree has a conical shape and the crowns are often not adjacent (particularly in boreal forests).

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