Leaf area index (LAI) and Fraction of photosynthetically active radiation (fPAR) - MODIS, MOD15A2(c5) mosaic
LAI defines the number of equivalent layers of leaves relative to a unit of ground area, while fPAR measures the proportion of available radiation in the photosynthetically active wavelengths that is absorbed by a canopy.
KEYWORDS:MODIS, LPDAAC, vegetation
& ACCESS RIGHTS:CC-BY 3.0
& RESOLUTION:1000 m resolution; Australia
TEMPORAL COVERAGE & RESOLUTION:8 day composite; 2000 to ongoing
PRODUCTION STATUS:Updated as available from USGS