Infrared Scanner Has Potential Uses in Forestry
Abstract:Potential forestry applications of one type of infrared scanner, AGA Thermovision® 750, include fire detection and suppression, wildlife inventories, and previsual detection of trees infested with bark beetles.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Associate Professor of Forest Entomology, Department of Entomology, VPI & SU, Blacksburg
Publication date: 1980-01-01
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- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry
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