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Section 3.1 - 3.7 Research & Monitoring Activities

Current Research and Monitoring Activites and Airborne Remote Sensing Strategy (as of August 2021) may be found by reviewing:

  • ABoVE Review and Synthesis Papers
    • Goetz et al, 2021, An overview of NASA's Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE): Development, implementation, advances and knowledge gaps (submitted to Environmental Research Letters)
    • Miller et al, 2019, An overview of ABoVE airborne campaign data acquisitions and science opportunities, Environ. Res. Lett. 14 080201
    • Fisher et al, 2018, Missing pieces to modeling the Arctic-Boreal puzzle, Environ. Res. Lett. 13 020202
  • 7th ABoVE Science Team Meeting (May 2021) Working Group and Synthesis Activity Reports given on Tuesday and Thursday of the meeting, and in the Partner Presentations given on Tuesday. Recordings of the sessions and copies of the presentations can be found in the online agenda.

Sections 3.1 through 3.7 below represent the status of the ABoVE Science Team Working Group Research & Monitoring Activities and Airborne Remote Sensing Strategy in 2016:

  • 3. Research and Monitoring Activities
    1. Hydrology & Permafrost>>
    2. Vegetation Dynamics & Distribution>>
    3. Disturbance>>
    4. Carbon Dynamics>>
    5. Wildlife & Ecosystem Services>>
    6. Modeling Framework & Comparisons>>
    7. Notional Airborne Remote Sensing Strategy– May 27, 2016>>