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An investigation into the feasibility of forest inventory by means of stereo satellite imagery employing digital photogrammetry technology
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of the study was to extract elevation information (such as tree height) from stereo satellite imagery (IRS-I C), to scrutinise the performance of the DTM (Digital Terrain Model) tools as provided ...
The influence of the environment on the volume growth, stem form and disease tolerance of Eucalyptus grandis clones in the summer rainfall areas of South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A thesis undertaken to quantify genotype-by-environment interaction within Eucalyptus grandis clones growing in the eastern portion of South Africa. Thirty one sites were selected to represent the ...
A methodology to aid in appropriate forest technology decision-making for developing countries
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Grobbelaar, F.R. 2000. A methodology to aid in appropriate technology decision-making for developing countries. M.Sc thesis. University of Stellenbosch. In the process of selecting what we believe to ...
The effect of tree windbreaks on the microclimate and crop yields in the Western Cape Region of South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The windbreak species near Wolseley (WoSl and WoS3) was Casuarina cunninghamiana. The windbreak species near Saron (SaSl) and Villiersdorp (ViSl) was Eucalyptus cladocalyx and Pinus radiata respectively. ...