Identifying Spatial Units of Human Occupation in the Brazilian Amazon Using Landsat and CBERS Multi-Resolution Imagery
Other literature type, Article
Dal’Asta, Ana Paula
Escada, Maria Isabel Sobral
Monteiro, Antonio Miguel Vieira
- Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International
digital image processing | Q | Brazilian Amazon | Science | remote sensing | extensive urbanization | multi-resolution data | human occupation
Every spatial unit of human occupation is part of a network structuring an extensive process of urbanization in the Amazon territory. Multi-resolution remote sensing data were used to identify and map human presence and activities in the Sustainable Forest District of C...