We present a new approach to calibrate timings of phenological events from satellite data (e.g., Sentinel-2 MSI data) with readily available surface temperature data. The new approach improves the estimation of growing season length in boreal forests.
Land surface phenology, LSP; Enhanced vegetation index, EVI; Temperature deviation integral, TDI
Majasalmi T., Rautiainen M. Potential of using surface temperature data to benchmark Sentinel-2-based forest phenometrics in boreal Finland. Annals of Forest Science 79, 6 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13595-022-01130-2
Data and/or Code availability
All data is publicly available (See reference list). The datasets generated during the current study are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.
Barry A. Gardiner