Monitoring plant functional diversity from space

Jetz, Walter and Cavender-Bares, Jeannine and Pavlic, Ryan and Schimel, David and Davis, FranK W. and Asner, Gregory P. and Guralnick, Richard and Kattge, Jena and Latimer, Andrew M. and Moorcroft, Paul and Schaepman, Michael E. and Schildhauer, Mark P. and Schneider, Fabian D. and Schrodt, Franziska and Stahl, Ulrike and Ustin, Susan L. (2016) Monitoring plant functional diversity from space. Nature Plants, 2 (3). ISSN 2055-0278

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Abstract

The world’s ecosystems are losing biodiversity fast. A satellite mission designed to track changes in plant functional diversity around the globe could deepen our understanding of the pace and consequences of this change and how to manage it.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Remote sensing; Environmental change; Plant functional traits; Biodiversity
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Geography
Identification Number: 10.1038/NPLANTS.2016.24
Depositing User: Schrodt, Franziska
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2017 08:25
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2017 17:12
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/47670

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