Using Remote Sensing to Identify Illegal  Crop Plantation

Identification of Cannabis plantation

By Manuel Lukas

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Further Information

 

For more information, please contact Project Supervisor

 

Dr. Linlin Ge

Email: l.ge@unsw.edu.au

 

Senior Lecturer
School of Surveying & SIS
Phone: +61 2 9385 4177
Room Number: EE Building Rm 407