What's In A Photograph? A Comparison Of Photographic And Field Measurement Techniques For Monitoring Sites In The Southern Rangelands Of Western Australia

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Russell, P.J.
Australian Rangeland Society
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This ongoing study is examining the efficacy of using photographic interpretation to derive selected landscape function indices, as part of a larger study of rangeland ecological health. The internal representativeness of 12 Western Australian Rangeland Monitoring System (WARMS) monitoring sites, located on a variety of land systems, was examined by comparing the same indices acquired by three different, quadrat- based, methods: (1) routine transect field measurement, (2) photosite fieldmeasurement, and (3) photosite photo -interpretation. ...
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13th Biennial Conference of the Australian Rangeland Society, Alice Springs
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Monday, July 5, 2004
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Conference Paper
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Use this form to cite paper: Anderson, L., van Klinken,R.D.,and Shepherd, D. (2008). Aerially surveying Mesquite (Prosopis spp.) in the Pilbara. In: ‘A Climate of Change in the Rangelands. Proceedings of the 15thAustralian Rangeland Society Biennial Conference’. (Ed. D. Orr) 4 pages. (Australian Rangeland Society: Australia)
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