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ir. T.W. Gara (Tawanda)

PhD Candidate

Expertise

Canopy
Kenya
Ecosystem
Productivity
Elephant
Productivity
Ecosystem
Herbivory
Swine
Buffaloes
Equidae
Biogeography
Woodland
Biomass
Aboveground Biomass
Imagery
Image Analysis

Publications

Recent
Gara, T. W., Darvishzadeh, R., & Skidmore, A. K. (2018). Seasonal Retrieval of leaf traits across canopy using PROSPECT model. s1-s10. 3rd Bavaria_Sumava Forest Data Pool Meeting 2018, Sumava Forest National Park, Czech Republic.
Mareya, H. T., Tagwireyi, P., Ndaimani, H., Gara, T. W., & Gwenzi, D. (2018). Estimating Tree Crown Area and Aboveground Biomass in Miombo Woodlands From High-Resolution RGB-Only Imagery. IEEE Journal of selected topics in applied earth observations and remote sensing, 11(3), 868-875. DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2018.2799386
Gara, T. W., Darvishzadeh, R., Skidmore, A. K., & Wang, T. (2017). Leaf spectral proporties track variability in leaf traits across the canopy vertical profile : poster. Poster session presented at 10th EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Zurich, Switzerland.
Mpakairi, K. S., Ndaimani, H., Tagwireyi, P., Gara, T. W., Zvidzai, M., & Madhlamoto, D. (2017). Missing in action: Species competition is a neglected predictor variable in species distribution modelling. PLoS ONE, 12(7), [e0181088]. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181088
Gara, T. W., Murwira, A., Ndaimani, H., Chivhenge, E., & Hatendi, C. M. (2015). Indigenous forest wood volume estimation in a dry savanna, Zimbabwe : exploring the performance of high - and - medium spatial resolution multispectral sensors. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa, 70(3), 285-293. DOI: 10.1080/0035919X.2015.1057269

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University of Twente
Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
ITC (building no. 75), room 4-108
Hengelosestraat 99
7514AE  Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
ITC  4-108
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

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