Mapping Above- and Below-Ground Carbon Pools in Boreal Forests: The Case for Airborne Lidar

Terje Kristensen, Erik Næsset, Mikael Ohlson, Paul V. Bolstad, Randall Kolka
  • PLoS ONE, October 2015, Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138450

What is it about?

How can we improve our estimates of ecosystem carbon storage? Can airborne laser scanners (lidar) be used to map and monitor more than just carbon stocks in trees? This publication aims to investigate the use of lidar in mapping boreal forest carbon storage in different forest compartments.

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Terje Kristensen and Professor Mikael Ohlson