Airborne LiDAR sheds light on the productivity of culturally important taro farms in historic Hawaiian culture
Greg Asner discusses how CAO’s technology and scientific approach produce unique maps of the biological composition of Earth’s ecosystems. CAO sensors can map the chemical, structure and biological diversity of forests and other types of vegetation. The maps produced by the CAO have been used to drive new conservation actions in the Amazon basin and other tropical regions.
Ecosystem carbon storage does not vary with temperature in Hawaiian tropical montane forests