Developing an alternative methodology to assess above-ground biomass
1. CNRS / MNHN - UMR 7179
2. Université Paris Est – Marne la Vallée
3. IOGA (Institute and Observatory og Geophysics of Antananarivo)
4. ENEF Gabon
Objective: this study will bring together analysis of both radar (Palsar satellite/Alos sensor) and optical images (Spot5) and ground measurement (dendrometry, Leaf Area Index) aiming at characterising forests structure.