Ground Truthing to asses the accuracy of the classification
Continue the use of ERDAS IMAGINE at Virginia State University (VSU) for classification of various crops planted at VSU’s Randolph Farm
Build a team of faculty and students to conduct research
Integrate the classification procedures in teaching of Ecosystems in the course, Environmental Science
Write proposals to funding agencies such as the USDA Capacity Building, NASA and NOAA for obtaining grants
Collaborate with colleagues who participated in 2004 NFFP to develop proposals in areas of mutual interests.
Learn more about SSC’s Earth Sciences Application’s in Agriculture
Strengthen ongoing collaboration with USDA-ARS Remote sensing Laboratory for extending the work conducted at SSC (precision agriculture). The slides which follow will show examples of applications at the USDA-ARS Lab in Weslaco, Texas ( Dr. James Everitt and Dr. Reginald Fletcher)