Grant Name:

Advanced high resolution forest/carbon mapping in the Colombian Amazon with CAO-Lidar

  • Date Awarded:
    Jun 2010
     
  • Amount:
    $591,750
     
  • Term:
    12 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF2548
     
  • Funding Area:
    Environmental Conservation
     
 
 

To demonstrate field methods for forest and carbon monitoring in Colombia, by providing advanced guidelines and training for the integration of the various field, airborne, and space-based approaches to forest monitoring in accordance with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's Tier 3 level.

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