Peer-reviewed Article
Combining national forest type maps with annual global tree cover maps to better understand forest change over time: Case study for Thailand
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Combining national forest type maps with annual global tree cover maps to better understand forest change over time: Case study for Thailand

In Applied Geography 62
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2015-08

This study provides a computationally-simple method to annually update existing national forest maps and model future forest change. It involves integrating national forest maps and global tree cover maps to monitor annual forest change, and then modeling future change by linear extrapolation of the historical trend.

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Elsevier B.V.
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294-300