Projects related to Carbon, Vegetation Dynamics and Landscape-Scale Processes

Project Name Project Sponsor Principal Investigator
Synthesis of forest growth, response to wildfires and carbon storage for Russian forests University of Virginia Loboda, Tatiana V.
Impacts and Implications of Increased Fire in Tundra Regions of North America Michigan Technological Research Institute Loboda, Tatiana V.
Role of North America forest disturbance and regrowth In NACP: Integrated analyzes of Landsat and U.S. Forest Service FIA data - Phase II NASA Goward, Samuel N.
US forest disturbance history from Landsat: North American Forest Dynamics (NAFD) - Phase III NASA Goward, Samuel N.
DC-8-based Observations of Atmospheric CO2 in Support of the SEAC4RS and DC3 Regional Studies. NASA Vadrevu, Krishna
Assessment of GOSAT/TANSO-FTS CO2 Variations In Relation To Biomass Burning and Vegetation Fires. JAXA, Japan Vadrevu, Krishna
Earth Science Data Records of Global Forest Cover Change NASA Townshend, John R.
Integration of long term Landsat observations with DESDynI measurements for monitoring terrestrial carbon flux within and beyond the DESDynI mission NASA Huang, Chengquan
Assessing the Impacts of Fire and Insect Disturbance on the Terrestrial Carbon Budgets of Forested Areas in Canada, Alaska, and the Western United States NASA Kasischke, Eric S.
Improving the Representation of Human-Earth System Interactions DOE ,
Sentinel 3 Science Products: a US contribution NASA Justice, Christopher
Ecosystem Disturbance and Fire: Patterns, Trends, and Greenhouse Gas Consequences USGS Huang, Chengquan
A Framework for High-Resolution Estimation of Terrestrial Carbon Stocks and Dynamics NASA Dubayah, Ralph
Combining Satellite Data and Models to Assess the Impacts of Urbanization on the Continental U.S. Surface Climate. (NASA IDS Grant. PI: Lahouari Bounoua) NASA ,
Land-Use Planning in the Maringa-Lopori-Wamba Landscape, Democratic Republic of the Congo United States Agency for International Development Nackoney, Janet
Land Cover Indicators for U.S. National Climate Assessments NASA Channan, Saurabh
Enabling Centralized Access to Land Cover Data for Climate Change Integrated Assessment Modeling NASA Channan, Saurabh
Monitoring and forecasting chimpanzee habitat health in Africa to inform conservation actions, strategies & measure success NASA Hansen, Matthew C.
Spurring a Transformation for Agriculture through Remote Sensing (STARS) University of Twente Dempewolf, Jan
High-Resolution Carbon Modeling and Monitoring: Continuing Prototype Development, Research, and Scoping NASA Hurtt, George
Quantification of Land-Use/Land-Cover Change as Driver of Earth System Dynamics DOE Hurtt, George
Using Earth Observation Data to Improve REDD+ Policy in Mesoamerica and the Dominican Republic Resources for the Future Potapov, Peter V.
Quantifying long-term impacts of single and repeated wildfire burning in North American tundra on organic soil carbon stocks and ecosystem functioning NASA Loboda, Tatiana V.
NASA South/Southeast Asia Research Initiative (SARI) NASA Vadrevu, Krishna
Linking carbon and water dynamics in the pursuit of predicting peat collapse in coastal blue carbon wetlands NASA Lagomasino, David
Total Carbon Estimation in African Mangroves and Coastal Wetlands in Preparation for REDD and Blue Carbon Credits NASA ,
System for Advanced Biofuels Production from Woody Biomass in the Pacific Northwest University of California-Davis (Primary sponsor: USDA-NIFA) Bandaru, Varaprasad