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Inventory of native vegetation and related resources from space photography

annual progress report, 30 September, 1969

by Charles Edgar Poulton

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Published by Forestry Remote Sensing Laboratory in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

  • Space photography,
  • Vegetation mapping,
  • Remote sensing

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles E. Poulton ... [et al.].
    SeriesRemote sensing applications in forestry
    ContributionsForestry Remote Sensing Laboratory (Berkeley, Calif.), Earth Resources Survey Program (U.S.), United States. Forest Service
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 66 leaves :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26828472M

    July Native Vegetation Management Project The project The Riverina region contains some of the patchiest landscapes in the country due to large scale clearing to make way for agriculture. Pockets of good quality remnant native vegetation, however still do persist, often on private land. These areas support nationally.   Pioneers of American Landscape Design, though isn't a tract. It's a useful and eye-opening encyclopedia describing the vision and work of some people who shaped America by designing gardens, parks, and roads, as well as towns and vast multistate territories. Amazingly, it is the first such by: "The human population explosion and the natural resource consumption habits of our culture continue to reduce space for plants to merely exist." Habitat that does remain for native plants is, in many cases, degraded by pollution and the spread of non-native plants, also referred to as exotic or alien plants, into natural communities, he added.

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