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As a junior majoring in Environmental Science and Ecology, SNC science student Nicole Lutkemuller showed that she could identify lodge pole pines on satellite images from the wavelengths of light reflecting off the trees’ needles.

Nicole Lutkemuller

SNC science student Nicole Lutkemuller, an Environmental Science and Ecology major, showed that she could identify lodge pole pines on satellite images from the wavelengths of light reflecting off the trees’ needles and presented her work at the SNC Student Symposium in spring 2012. Her mentor, Professor Chuck Levitan, presented her work at the Society for Conservation GIS (Geographic Information Systems) conference. Below is a video of Nicole discussing her research during the Symposium.

 

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