Analise Comparativa Dos Produtos Modis Ecologia Para O Monitoramento Biofisico Ambiental Do Bioma Cerrado

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dc.contributor.author Ferreira, ME
dc.contributor.author Ferreira, LG
dc.contributor.author Huete, A
dc.contributor.author Peccinini, AA
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-28T09:43:45Z
dc.date.issued 2006-01
dc.identifier.citation Brazillian Journal of Geophysics, 2006, 24 (2), pp. 251 - 260
dc.identifier.issn 0102-261X
dc.identifier.other C1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/8523
dc.description.abstract The Brazilian Cerrado is an extensive and complex biome, characterized by rapid and abrupt land cover changes. Due to its dimensions and physiognomic variations, the Cerrado plays an important role regarding the water, energy, and carbon fluxes at both the regional and global scales. Therefore, the correct understanding of the structure and ecological functioning of this biome, particularly in the temporal domain, is of great importance. With this respect, in this study we compared the seasonal response and land cover discrimination of the major MODIS (MODerate resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) biophysical indices: the normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI), the enhanced vegetation index (EVI), the leaf area index (LAI), and the fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiation (fAPAR). In spite of the fact the four indices showed similar temporal trends, the LAI showed the highest sensitivity to the seasonal variations of the natural and converted landscapes. On the other hand, the NDVI showed the best performance regarding land cover discrimination. Our results suggest a synergistic approach concerning the MODIS biophysical / ecological variables for land cover assessments and environmental monitoring of the Cerrado biome.
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dc.publisher Sociedade Brasileira de Geofisica
dc.title Analise Comparativa Dos Produtos Modis Ecologia Para O Monitoramento Biofisico Ambiental Do Bioma Cerrado
dc.type Journal Article
dc.parent Brazillian Journal of Geophysics
dc.journal.volume 2
dc.journal.volume 24
dc.journal.number 2 en_US
dc.publocation Brazil en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 251 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 260 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Faculty of Science en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 0404 Geophysics
dc.personcode 108636
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Geophysics en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords Cerrado biophysical parameters, MODIS Ecology, MOD13, MOD15 en_US
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Science
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Strength - C3
utslib.copyright.status Open Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:23:47.074767+10
utslib.collection.history General (ID: 2)
utslib.collection.history Uncategorised (ID: 363)


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