Calculates the Leaf Area Index (LAD) and Other Related Functions

A set of functions for analyzing the structure of forests based on the leaf area density (LAD) and leaf area index (LAI) measures calculated from Airborne Laser Scanning (ALS), i.e., scanning lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) data. The methodology is discussed and described in Almeida et al. (2019) and Stark et al. (2012) .


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0.3 by Danilo Roberti Alves de Almeida, a year ago

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Authors: Danilo Roberti Alves de Almeida [aut, cre] , Scott Christopher Stark [aut] , Carlos Alberto Silva [aut] , Caio Hamamura [aut] , Ruben Valbuena [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-3 license

Imports lidR, sp, data.table, raster, stats, lazyeval

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