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TITLE: Sagebrush YNP-SS-1 DESCRIPT
PLANT: Big Sagebrush
LATIN_NAME: Artemisia tridentata
COLLECTION_LOCALITY: Gardner's Hole area (located in the vicinity of Mammoth Hot Springs) of Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA.
Averaged spectral reflectance for an area dominated by big sagebrush located in the Gardner's Hole area (located in the vicinity of Mammoth Hot Springs) of Yellowstone National Park. Field observations revealed that most of the sagebrush shrubs in this area are less than 0.75 meter in height. This area was described by Despain (1990) as big sagebrush/Idaho fescue habitat. This average spectrum was computed from 216 pixels of radiative-transfer-ground-calibrated AVIRIS data. AVIRIS data were collected on August 6, 1996, at approximately 11:10 am Local Time. AVIRIS channels 1-4, 32-33, 43, 59-62, 81-84, 95-97, 106-113, 154-167, 173-175, and 222-224 were deleted due to residual atmospheric effects, poor instrument response, and redundancy where detectors overlap. Sample referenced in Kokaly et al. (2002).
Despain, D.G. (1990), Yellowstone vegetation: Consequences of environment and history in a natural setting. Santa Barbara: Roberts Rinehart Publishers.
Kokaly et al. (2002), "Remote Sensing of environment 5792 (2002)1-20"
SPECTRAL_PURITY: 1b2_3_4_ # 1= 0.2-3, 2= 1.5-6, 3= 6-25, 4= 20-150 microns
|LIB_SPECTRA:||splib05a r 11858||0.3-2.5µm||200|
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