Forestry Studies Services
The Group PHB maintains close links with several universities and research institutes in order to preserve itshigh scientific standardsandstate-of-the-art technology. This collaboration permits the Group PHB to offer its clients a vast range of very specialized services adapted to the specific needs of each project by using the LiDAR technology. This partnership with researchers allowed considerable scientific progress in the use of theLiDAR technologythat is most beneficial forforestryandagricultural studies.
The three-dimensional analysis facilitates vegetation management:
- Identification of the forest and vegetation morphology;
- Reconnaissance of homogeneous and heterogeneous vegetation;
- Assessment of crown circumference;
- Density assessment.
The classification modes and the data segmentation methods coupled with high quality digital images and well identified training sites favor optimize forest inventories management and biomass calculations.