|Hamilton, Randy - USDA FS RSAC|
Submitted to: USDA Forest Service Research Notes
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: May 9, 2005
Publication Date: August 1, 2005
Citation: Hunt, E.R., Everitt, J.H., Hamilton, R. 2005. A weed manager's guide to remote sensing and GIS-mapping and monitoring. Remote Sensing Applications Center, USDA Forest Service, Salt Lake City, UT. http://www.fs.fed.us/eng/rsac/invasivespecies/documents/mapping.pdf Technical Abstract: Biological traits of invasive weeds will help determine if the weed is a good candidate to be mapped and monitored by remote sensing. Various traits that have been used are: distinctive flowers, leaf pubescence, different phenology, canopy architecture, shadowing, and fall coloration.