Aerial ‘OktoKopter’ to map Antarctic moss
Polar regions are experiencing rapid and severe climatic shifts with major changes in temperature, wind speed and UV-B radiation already observed in Antarctica. As climatic records only extend back 50 years, we urgently need new proxies to determine if coastal climate has changed over the past century.
Arko Lucieer, Sharon A. Robinson, and Dana Bergstrom. "Aerial ‘OktoKopter’ to map Antarctic moss" Australian Antarctic Magazine Jan. 2010.
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