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Detection of pear thrips damage using satellite imagery dataAuthor(s): James E. Vogelmann; Barrett N. Rock
Source: Parker, Bruce. L.; Skinner, Margaret; Lewis, Trevor, eds. Towards Understanding Thysanoptera. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-147. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 285-300.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThis study evaluates the potential of measuring, mapping and monitoring sugar maple damage caused by pear thrips in southern Vermont and northwestern Massachusetts using satellite imagery data. Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM) data were obtained during a major thrips infestation in June 1988, and were compared with satellite data acquired during June 1984 (before pear thrips were a major problem in the area).
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CitationVogelmann, James E.; Rock, Barrett N. 1991. Detection of pear thrips damage using satellite imagery data. Parker, Bruce. L.; Skinner, Margaret; Lewis, Trevor, eds. Towards Understanding Thysanoptera. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-147. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 285-300.
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