The Evolution of Forest Inventory

The Evolution of Forest Inventory (A Comparison of Satellite, Lidar, and Traditional Forest Inventory Methods) James D. Arney, PhD and Mark V. Corrao, PhD[1] For nearly two centuries’ foresters have worked within the constraints of data and time to build representative ‘inventories’ that describe the spatial and structural variations of …

Enterprise Services: 2020 New Satellite Analytics and Pivotal Change in Forest Inventory

Due to COVID-19 and New Satellite Analytics, Forest Inventory made a Pivotal Change in 2020. FBRI is now providing Stand-based Forest Inventories at a fraction of traditional costs.  The cost-reduction timing is crucial for 2021. The FBRI Inventory is higher resolution than all traditional methods and provides 100% coverage in …