An Evaluation of SPOT Data to Map Ground Cover in the Canadian High Arctic
Principal Investigator: Jetty, Tammy (1)
Licence Number: 11051
Organization: Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario
Licenced Year(s): 1991
Issued: Jan 01, 1991
Project Team: Self

Objective(s): To determine the spectral response of arctic surfaces; to test the hypothesis that data from orbiting satellites can be used to detect, map and monitor High Arctic plant communities;

Project Description: The Researcher will carry out fieldwork in association with Dr. Cheryl M. Pearce. The study will investigate if the the response of arctic surfaces to climate changes can be detected, monitored and mapped using space imagery.