Relationships between Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer water indexes and tower flux data in an old-growth conifer forest
Yen-Ben Cheng, Sonia Wharton, Susan L Ustin, Pablo J Zarco-Tejada, Matthias Falk, Kyaw Tha Paw U
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing | SPIE-SOC PHOTO-OPTICAL INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERS | Published : 2007
Awarded by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Awarded by Office of Science (BER), U.S. Department of Energy
The authors gratefully acknowledge Dar Roberts ( University of California, Santa Barbara) for providing forest age information and AVIRIS data used in this study and Ken Bible ( University of Washington) for providing climate, forest phenology, and geographical information at the Wind River forest used in this study. Portions of this study were supported by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) under grant # NNG04GQ42G "Global Estimation of Canopy Water Content" and Contract # NAG5-9360 "New EOS Data Products to Improve Biogeochemical Estimates" and by the Office of Science (BER), U.S. Department of Energy, through the Western Regional Center of the National Institute for Global Environmental Change under Cooperative Agreements No. DE-FC03-90ER61010 and DE-FC02-03ER63613. The anonymous reviewers are gratefully acknowledged for their thoughtful critiques and suggestions.