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Bill Christie

Biological Scientist
200 W.T. Weaver Blvd
Asheville, NC 28804-3454
Phone: 828-257-4370
william.m.christie@usda.gov

Current Research

High resolution forest disturbance mapping (https://hiform.org/) using Google Earthe Engine.

Moderate resolution forest disturbance mapping (https://forwarn.forestthreats.org)






Research Interests

Forest disturbance mapping, monitoring and recovery.

Publications

Research Highlights

Improving Hurricane Damage Assessments with New Satellite Technology and Outreach (2019)
SRS-2019-37 Recent advances in satellite technology and collaborative exchange between USDA Forest Service researchers and state forestry agencies have given forest managers greatly improved insights into hurricane damage.