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Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Pickell, P.D., Chavardès, R.D., Li, S., Daniels, L.D. (2020). FuelNet: An Artificial Neural Network for Learning and Updating Fuel Types for Fire Research IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
San-Miguel, I., Coops, N.C., Chavardès, R.D., Andison, D.W., Pickell, P.D. (2020). What controls fire spatial patterns?: predictability of fire characteristics in the Canadian boreal plains ecozone Ecosphere 11: e02985
Hermosilla, Txomin; Wulder, Michael A.; White, Joanne C.; et al. (2019). Impact of time on interpretations of forest fragmentation: Three-decades of fragmentation dynamics over Canada REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT 222, Pages: 65-77
White, Joanne C.; Saarinen, Ninni; Kankare, Ville; Coops, NC (et al.,) (2018). Confirmation of post-harvest spectral recovery from Landsat time series using measures of forest cover and height derived from airborne laser scanning data Remote Sensing of Environment 216: 262-275
Chavardès, R.D., Eskelson, B.N.I., Pickell, P.D., Daniels, L.D. (2018). Monthly adaptations of the Drought Code reveal nuanced fire–drought associations in montane forests with a mixed-severity fire regime International Journal of Wildland Fire Science 28(6): 445-455
Pickell, P.D., Coops, N.C., Ferster, C.J., Bater, C.W., Blouin, K.D., Flannigan, M.D., Zhang, J. (2017). An early warning system to forecast springtime human-caused fire activity from satellite-observed greenness Scientific Reports 7: 14190
Pickell, P.D., Hermosilla, T., Frazier, R.J., Coops, N.C., Wulder, M.A. (2016). Forest Recovery Trends Derived from Landsat Time Series for North American Boreal Forests International Journal of Remote Sensing 37(1): 138-49. doi:10.1080/2150704X.2015.1126375
Pickell PD, Coops NC, Gergel SE, Andison DW and PL Marshall (2016). Evolution of Canada’s boreal forest spatial patterns as seen from space PLoS ONE 11(7): e0157736
Tompalski, P., Coops, N.C., White, J.C., Wulder, M.A., Pickell, P.D. (2015). Estimating forest site productivity using airborne laser scanning data and Landsat time series Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 41(3) doi:10.1080/07038992.2015.1068686
Paul D. Pickell, David W. Andison, Nicholas C. Coops, Sarah E. Gergel, Peter L. Marshall (2015). The spatial patterns of anthropogenic disturbance in the western Canadian boreal forest following oil and gas development Canadian Journal of Forest Research 45 Issue: 6 Pages: 732-743
Pickell, P.D., Gergel, S.W., Coops, N.C., Andison, D.W. (2014). Monitoring forest change in landscapes undergoing rapid energy development: challenges and new perspectives Land 3: 617-638
Pickell, P., Hermosilla, T., Coops, N.C., Masek, J.G., Franks, S, Huang, C. (2014). Monitoring anthropogenic disturbance trends in an industrialized boreal forest with Landsat time series Remote Sensing Letters. 5: 783-792
Pickell, P.D., Andison, D.W., Coops, N.C. (2013). Characterizations of anthropogenic disturbance patterns in the boreal mixedwood forests of Alberta, Canada Forest Ecology and Management 304: 243-253