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VT0005 Tool for measuring aboveground live forest biomass using remote sensing, v1.0

Sectoral Scope
14. Agriculture, Forestry, Land Use

Status
Approved
06 March 2015

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The Tool for measuring aboveground live forest biomass using remote sensing provides a method for determining aboveground live forest biomass (ALFB) through a combination of remote sensing data and field measurements to provide accurate and cost effective estimation of ALFB across varied LULC classification types and broad spatial extents. This tool is intended for use with VCS AFOLU methodologies and projects on forest land.

Guidance on Use of VT0005

Methodologies

Energy
Industrial processing
Construction
Transport
Waste
Mining
Agriculture
Forestry
Grasslands
Wetlands
Livestock & manure
Non-VCS methodologies