Kuparuk River Basin Landsat False-CIR Image

Kuparuk River Basin False Color-Infrared (CIR) image - Registered and rectified CIR image created in ENVI from the MSS image. It is a raster map (tiff), with 30-m pixel resolution.

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Map Themes: Elevation, Hydrology, Landscape, Landsat MSS False-Color Infrared, Vegetation


Auerbach, N. A., and D. A. Walker. 1995. Preliminary Vegetation Map, Kuparuk River Basin, Alaska: A Landsat-Derived Classification, Joint Facility for Regional Ecosystem Analysis, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research. University of Colorado, Boulder.

Muller, S. V., Walker, D. A., Nelson, F. E., Auerback, N. A., Bockheim, J. G., Guyer, S., & Sherba, D. 1998. Accuracy assessment of a land-cover map of the Kuparuk river basin, Alaska: considerations for remote regions. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 64(6): 619-628.

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Last Updated November 24, 2020, 12:40 (AKST)