Data Source: Copernicus Land Monitoring Service

Title: Global 10-daily Leaf Area Index 1km: Continents

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LAI was defined by CEOS as half the developed area of the convex hull wrapping the green canopy elements per unit horizontal ground. This definition allows accounting for elements which are not flat such as needles or stems. LAI is strongly non linearly related to reflectance. ...


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["The product was generated by the land service of Copernicus, the Earth Observation program of the European Commission. The research leading to the current version of the product has received funding from various European Commission Research and Technical Development programs. The product is based on VEGETATION data ((c) CNES)."]

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Creation: 2011-09-01