Canadian Forest Service Publications

EOSD: monitoring our forests from space. 2005. Beaudoin, A. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, QC. Branching out Number 17.

Year: 2005

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 25870

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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The Earth Observation for Sustainable Development of Forests (EOSD) project, a partnership between the Canadian Forest Service (CFS) and the Canadian Space Agency, is aimed at establishing a national forest quantification and monitoring system using circa 2000 LANDSAT satellite images. Canada will use EOSD products to meet its national and international commitments related to climate change and sustainable forest management.

Also available under the title:
OTDD : nos forêts surveillées de l'espace. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 17. (Cette fiche a été mise à jour. Consultez l'Éclaircie No. 37) (French)