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Aerial photo guide to New England forest cover typesAuthor(s): Rachel Riemann Hershey; William A. Befort
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-195. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 70 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionNOTE large file size. Presents color infrared photos in stereo pairs for the identification of New England forest cover types. Depicts range maps, ecological relations, and range of composition for each forest cover type described. The guide is designed to assist the needs of interpreters of medium to large-scale color infrared aerial photography.
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CitationRiemann Hershey, Rachel; Befort, William A. 1995. Aerial photo guide to New England forest cover types. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-195. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 70 p.
Keywordsphoto interpretation, forest cover type identification, aerial photography, color infrared, forest cover types
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