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Tree species mapping and stress identification - PH0491

Description
Development of a tree species map for ash and oak using earth observation data. Additional hazard layer also included focused on tree stress.
Objective
This project will utilise Earth observation data to provide:
1. Host species maps: mapping of oak and ash trees in England
2. Hazard maps: modelled outputs of stress in trees.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2019

To: 2020

Cost: £326,290
Contractor / Funded Organisations
DUMMYCOMP
Keywords
Forestry              
Plant Pests and Diseases              
Fields of Study
Plant Health