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SCI publications:

J. Fisher, E. Witkowski, B. Erasmus, P. Pograbi, G. Asner, J. van Aardt, K. Wessels, R. Mathieu (2015). What lies beneath: Detecting sub-canopy changes in savanna woodlands using a 3D classification method. Applied Vegetation Science, in press. DOI 10.1111/avsc.12160

C. Toté, D. Patricio, H. Boogaard, R. van der Wijngaart, E. Tarnavsky, C. Funk (2015). Evaluation of satellite rainfall estimates for drought and flood monitoring in Mozambique, Remote Sensing, Vol. 7, pp. 1758-1776. DOI 10.3390/rs70201758 

J. McGlinchy, J. van Aardt, H. Rhody, J. Kerekes, E. Ientiluci, B. Erasmus, G. Asner, R. Mathieu, W. Wessels, D. Knapp, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, J. Wu, D. Sarrazin (2014). Extracting structural vegetation components from small-footpring waveform LiDAR for biomass estimation in savannah ecosystems. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, Vol. 7(2), pp.480-490. DOI 10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2274761

C. Yue, P. Ciais, P. Cadule, K. Thonick, S. Archibald et al (2014). Modelling fires in the terrestrial carbon balance by incorporating SPITFIRE into the global vegetation model ORCHIDEE - Part 1: Simulating historical global burned area and fire regime., Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., Vol. 7, pp. 2377-2427. DOI 10.5194/gmd-7-2747-2014

S. Archibald, C. E. R. Lehmann, J. L. Gómez-Dans, R. A. Bradstock (2013). Defining pyromes and global syndromes of fire regimes. PNAS, Vol. 110 (16), pp. 6442–6447. DOI 10.1073/pnas.1211466110

R. Mathieu, L. Naidoo, M. A. Cho, B. Leblon, R. Main, K. Wessels, G. P. Asner, J. Buckley, J. Van Aardt, B. F.N. Erasmus, I. P.J. Smit (2013). Toward structural assessment of semi-arid African savannahs and woodlands: The potential of multitemporal polarimetric RADARSAT-2 fine beam images, Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. 138, pp. 215-231. ISSN 0034-4257, DOI 10.1016/j.rse.2013.07.011

K. Wessels, M. Colgan, B. Erasmus, G. Asner, W. Twine, R. Mathieu, J. van Aardt, J. Fisher, I. Smit (2013). Unsustainable fuelwood extraction from South African savannahs. Environmental Research Letters, Vol. 8(1), 10 pp. DOI 10.1088/1748-9326/8/1/014007

At least five more publications have been submitted and are being reviewed.

Conference proceedings or non-SCI publications:

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AGRICAB_GEOshowcase_brochure_Senegal.pdfGEO showcase brochure on SenegalFinal meetingAntwerp, Belgium23/04/2015
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IGARSS2014_Naidoo.pdfAdvanced modelling of savannah woody cover using multi-frequency SA datasets.IEEE IGARSS 2014Quebec City, Canada14/07/2014
IGARSS2014_Kong.pdfUse of RADARSAT-2 polarimetric SAR images for fuel moisture mapping in the Kruger National Park, South AfricaIEEE IGARSS 2014Quebec City, Canada14/07/2014
IGARSS2014_Main.pdfWoody cover assessments in a Southern African savanna, using hyper-temporal C-band ASAR-WS dataIEEE IGARSS 2014Quebec City, Canada14/07/2014
IGARSS2014_urbazaev.pdfWoody cover mapping with radar and airborne LiDAR in the Great Kruger National Park regionIEEE IGARSS 2014Quebec City, Canada14/07/2014
Article1_Abdoul_Aziz_diouf.pdfFonctions d'ajustement pour l'estimation de la production fourragère herbacée des parcours naturels du Sénégal à partir du NDVI S10 de SPOT-VEGETATION XXVIIe Colloque de l’Association Internationale de Climatologie Dijon, France02/07/2014
AGRICAB_WS_Paper_LivestockMortality_MLang_final.pdfInfluence of location, season and vegetation on drought related livestock mortality assessment from SPOT NDVI data in Marsabit District, Northern Kenya Workshop at AfricaGIS 2013 - GSDI 14 Global Geospatial conferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia06/11/2013
Paper_TJacobs_EODataAccessForCB_Keynote_v2.pdfSustained Data Access and Tools as key ingredients to strengthening EO capacities: Examples from Land application perspective 2013 Joint EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite and 19th AMS Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology conferenceVienna, Austria16/09/2013
modele_MEIA_NIGER_ARS_UAM_final.pdfAnalyse de la performance du modèle d'estimation de la biomasse du Ministère de l'élevage et des industries Animales (MEIA) du Niger Scientific & technical research seminar on livestock and food security - University Abdou MoumouniNiamey, Niger02/09/2013
Suivi_culture_paturage_images_satellitaires_final.pdfSuivi de la végétation par satellite : cas de l’utilisation des images ICN, VCI et SNDVI pour la prévision qualitative des productions végétales Scientific & technical research seminar on livestock and food security - University Abdou MoumouniNiamey, Niger02/09/2013
AARSE2012Main et al.pdfMapping big tree presence in open savanna, using tree shadow and high resolution multispectral imagery.AARSE 2012El Jadida, Morocco29/10/2012
AGRICAB_AARSE2012_CTote_final.pdfMonitoring Crop Production Systems using Remote Sensing: The AGRICAB ProjectAARSE 2012El Jadida, Morocco29/10/2012
226 Naidoo et al Woody Savannah Tree_AARSE2012.pdfWoody savannah tree structural assessment in the greater Kruger National Park region, South Africa, using multi-seasonal polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and optical data produc approaches AARSE 2012El Jadida, Morocco 29/10/2012
Paper_GeoObserverReview_submission.pdfThe AGRICAB project: Developing increased Earth observation capacity for better agriculture and forestry management in AfricaGeo Observateur issue 20Morocco17/09/2012
IGARSS2012_Wessels.pdfImpacts of communal fuelwood extraction on LiDAR-estimated biomass patterns of savanna woodlands IEEE IGARSS 2012Munich, Germany 22/07/2012
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Poster_Suiv_Camp_CSE_AGRICAB_V6.pdfProtocole d’Analyse des données satellitaires de végétation et de pluviométrie pour le suivi de la campagne agro-pastorale au SénégalFirst AGRICAB Regional Thematic Workshop for West AfricaOuagadougou, Burkina Faso13/01/2014
AGRICAB_WS_Poster_CropMapping_v2_final.pdfCombining high resolution and multi-temporal remote sensing data for crop mapping in AfricaWorkshop at AfricaGIS 2013 - GSDI 14 Global Geospatial conferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia06/11/2013
AGRICAB_WS_Poster_CropAreaKenya_DRSRS_final.pdfEstimation of Crop Area in Kenya: a multi-approach using Point Frame Sampling and Aerial PhotographyWorkshop at AfricaGIS 2013 - GSDI 14 Global Geospatial conferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia06/11/2013
AGRICAB_WS_Poster_Fire_Archibald_CSIR.pdfNew spatial fire datasets help understand the links between people and fire in AfricaWorkshop at AfricaGIS 2013 - GSDI 14 Global Geospatial conferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia06/11/2013
AGRICAB_WS_Poster_SPIRITSMozambique_UEM_final.pdfSPIRITS software: Experiences from the Euardo Mondlane University (Dep. Of Geography) for Monitoring Food Security and Training of StudentsWorkshop at AfricaGIS 2013 - GSDI 14 Global Geospatial conferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia06/11/2013
AGRICAB_WS_Poster_RFEvalidationMozambique_v1_final.pdfValidation of satellite based rainfall estimates for agricultural monitoring in MozambiqueWorkshop at AfricaGIS 2013 - GSDI 14 Global Geospatial conferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia06/11/2013
Poster_EARSeL_DevCo_KEN_v2.pdfFusion of high resolution and multi-temporal remote sensing data for crop mapping in Kenya EARSeL 5th Workshop on Remote Sensing for Developing Countries Matera, Italy 05/06/2013
Poster_EARSeL_DevCo_SEN_final.pdfImproved early warning analysis for crop monitoring in Senegal EARSeL 5th Workshop on Remote Sensing for Developing Countries Matera, Italy 05/06/2013
Poster_EARSeL_DevCo_MOZ_v1.pdfRemotely sensed time series for monitoring the effects of the Limpopo River flooding on agriculture in MozambiqueEARSeL 5th Workshop on Remote Sensing for Developing CountriesMatera, Italy05/06/2013
Poster_Abdoul_Aziz_Diouf_Vf.pdfEstimation de la production fourragère au Sénégal à partir de l’indice de végétation par différence normalisée (NDVI) du satellite SPOT-VegetationConference on food security of University Gaston Berger of Saint-LouisSaint-Louis, Senegal01/06/2013
AGRICAB_MLang_poster.pdfPrediction of Drought Related Livestock Mortality in Arid and Semi Arid Lands by remote sensing: Study of the impact of land cover classesAARSE 2012 El Jadida, Morocco29/10/2012
Sentinel-2 Preparatory Symposium_poster_final.pdfDeveloping increased EO capacity for better agriculture/forest management in Africa: How the AGRICAB project can benefit from Sentinel-2 ESA Sentinel-2 preparatory symposium Frascati, Italy 23/04/2012
EGU_2012_poster_final.pdfImproved agriculture and forest management in Africa through the AGRICAB project European Geosciences Union 2012Vienna, Austria 23/04/2012