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The Resource Mediterranean land-surface processes assessed from space, Hans-Jürgen Bolle [and others] (eds.)

Mediterranean land-surface processes assessed from space, Hans-Jürgen Bolle [and others] (eds.)

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Mediterranean land-surface processes assessed from space
Title
Mediterranean land-surface processes assessed from space
Statement of responsibility
Hans-Jürgen Bolle [and others] (eds.)
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
1. 1 Space View and Ground Observations 1 1. 2 Mediterranean Climatic Environment 2 1. 3 Processes at Surfaces 10 1. 3. 1 Deforestation and Land-use Changes 10 1. 3. 2 Water Related Problems 16 1. 3. 3 Fire, Grazing, and Land Degradation 19 1. 3. 4 Drought, Floods, Frost, and Desertification 21 1. 3. 5 Coupling Between Surface and Atmosphere: The Role of the Atmospheric Boundary Layer 25 1. 4 Role and Capabilities of Measurements Made From Space 30 1. 4. 1 Research Programmes 30 1. 4. 2 Expected Information 32 1. 4. 3 Research Strategy 33 1. 4. 4 Observation of Changes in Heterogeneous Landscapes: Spatial and Temporal Scales 35 1. 4. 5 Land-surface Change Indicators Observable from Space 36 Spectral Characteristics of Vegetation and Soils (36); Responses of Remote Sensing Signals to Changes of Land-surface Properties (40) 1. 5 About this Book 48 Chapter 2 Processing and Archiving of Satellite and Ancillary Data 51 2. 1 Introduction 51 2. 2 The Remote Sensing Data Base 55 2. 2. 1 Satellite Instruments 55 The NOAA Observing System (55); Meteosat (57); Nimbus-7 (59); Landsat (59); SPOT (61); DMSP (62); ERS-1 and ERS-2 (62); TRMM (63); Terra (64); Envisat (65); Aqua (66) 2. 2. 2 Aircraft Instruments 66 The Use of Aircraft for Land-surface Process Studies (66); AVIRIS (67); TMS (68); AIRSAR (68); DIAL (69) 2. 3 Reception, Acquisition and Availability of Satellite Data 70 2. 3
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digitized
Dewey number
551.691822
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Bolle, H.-J.
Series statement
Regional climate studies
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  • Climatic changes
  • Meteorology
  • Mediterranean Region
Label
Mediterranean land-surface processes assessed from space, Hans-Jürgen Bolle [and others] (eds.)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Processing and Archiving of Satellite and Ancillary Data -- Radiative Processes of the Surface- Atmosphere System -- Primary Level Products -- Higher Level Variables and Their Validation -- From Research to Application
Control code
ocn262693255
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 760 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540401513
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SpringerLink
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)262693255
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Mediterranean land-surface processes assessed from space, Hans-Jürgen Bolle [and others] (eds.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Processing and Archiving of Satellite and Ancillary Data -- Radiative Processes of the Surface- Atmosphere System -- Primary Level Products -- Higher Level Variables and Their Validation -- From Research to Application
Control code
ocn262693255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 760 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540401513
Note
SpringerLink
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)262693255
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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