Regional Biomass Mapping Indonesia/Kalimantan

General Area Description

The ecosystem of Kalimantan includes different forest types: mangrove forests, peat swamp and freshwater swamp forests, the most extensive extent of heath forests in Southeast Asia, lowland dipterocarp forests, ironwood forests, forests on limestone and ultrabasic soils, hill dipterocarp forests and various montane formations (MacKinnon et al., 1996).

Regional Mapping Product  – Reference Year 2010

Spatial Data  ALOS PALSAR dual polarization (2009) using ratios and texture
Additional Data
  • ESRI World Water Bodies
  • Urban areas from ESA CCI Land cover map 2010
  • Slope calculated on SRTM 30 m
  • ALOS PALSAR mask indicating shadow, overlay and foreshortening
Training Data AGB estimations based on field inventory and airborne LiDAR provided by RSS and GIZ
Algorithm Regression Modelling
Product Preview Kalimantan_v3
Development
Remote Sensing Solutions GmbH, Germany
Information contact@globbiomass.org
Download pdf-map Kalimantan Biomass map 2010

Regional Mapping Product  – Reference Year 2005

Spatial Data  ALOS PALSAR dual polarization (2007) using ratios and texture
Additional Data
  • ESRI World Water Bodies
  • Urban areas from ESA CCI Land cover map 2010
  • Slope calculated on SRTM 30 m
  • ALOS PALSAR mask indicating shadow, overlay and foreshortening
Training Data AGB estimations based on field inventory and airborne LiDAR provided by RSS
Algorithm Regression Modelling
Product Preview kalimantan_2005
Development
Remote Sensing Solutions GmbH, Germany
Information contact@globbiomass.org
Download pdf-map Kalimantan Biomass map 2005

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