Many types of video cameras and video systems are used by remote sensing specialists. Cameras can be black-and-white, color, or even color-infrared. Although not a substitute for aerial photography or satellite images, videography is a fast and inexpensive way to obtain images from the air for certain applications. Combined with geographic positioning system data, video images can be quickly and easily integrated with GIS.
Document Type: Journal Article
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Publication date: June 1, 2000
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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.