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  1. Environmental Hydrology, Third Edition

    By Andy D. Ward, Stanley W. Trimble, Suzette R. Burckhard, John G. Lyon

    This text provides a qualitative understanding of hydrologic processes and introduces new methods for quantifying hydrologic parameters and processes. This new edition is fully revised, and contains new and expanded end-of-chapter problems. It adds new content on global climate change and climate...

    To Be Published February 20th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Wetland Landscape Characterization

    Practical Tools, Methods, and Approaches for Landscape Ecology, Second Edition

    By Ricardo D. Lopez, John G. Lyon, Lynn K. Lyon, Debra K. Lopez

    Wetlands are, by their very nature, ephemeral and transitional, which makes them challenging to characterize. Yet the need for characterizing wetlands continues to grow, particularly as we develop a better understanding of the wealth of ecosystem services that they provide. Wetland Landscape...

    Published March 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Vegetation

    Edited by Prasad S. Thenkabail, John G. Lyon, Alfredo Huete

    Hyperspectral narrow-band (or imaging spectroscopy) spectral data are fast emerging as practical solutions in modeling and mapping vegetation. Recent research has demonstrated the advances in and merit of hyperspectral data in a range of applications including quantifying agricultural crops,...

    Published October 25th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Practical Handbook for Wetland Identification and Delineation, Second Edition

    By John G. Lyon, Lynn Krise Lyon

    Series: Mapping Science

    Wetland identification, although theoretically straightforward, is not cut and dry as a practice. Despite the time and expense, it is an economic and environmental necessity. The Definitive Guide to the Practice of Wetland Identification The second edition of the bestselling Practical Handbook...

    Published March 21st 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Remote Sensing of Global Croplands for Food Security

    Edited by Prasad Thenkabail, John G. Lyon, Hugh Turral, Chandrashekhar Biradar

    Series: Remote Sensing Applications Series

    Increases in populations have created an increasing demand for food crops while increases in demand for biofuels have created an increase in demand for fuel crops. What has not increased is the amount of croplands and their productivity. These and many other factors such as decreasing water...

    Published June 24th 2009 by CRC Press

  6. Remote Sensing and GIS Accuracy Assessment

    Edited by Ross S. Lunetta, John G. Lyon

    The development of robust accuracy assessment methods for the validation of spatial data represents a difficult challenge for the geospatial science community. Obstacles to robust assessments include continuous data characteristics and positional errors, demanding ongoing development by GIS and...

    Published July 27th 2004 by CRC Press

  7. GIS for Water Resource and Watershed Management

    Edited by John G. Lyon

    The use of GIS, and its application for solving environmental problems is growing rapidly. This powerful set of tools can be used to great effect in hydrological modeling, environment and habitat assessments, ecosystem studies, monitoring of wetlands and forested watersheds, urban studies,...

    Published October 3rd 2002 by CRC Press

  8. Wetland Landscape Characterization

    GIS, Remote Sensing and Image Analysis

    By John G. Lyon, Ricardo D. Lopez, John G. Lyon, Lynn K. Lyon, Debra K. Lopez

    This book was written to assist scientists, engineers, technicians and other resource managers in the evaluation of wetland boundaries and characteristics. Powerful tools - GIS, mapping, remote sensing - are described and demonstrated using practical applications and combined to yield landscape...

    Published March 1st 2001 by CRC Press

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