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University of Wisconsin–Madison
Philip Townsend

Philip Townsend

Expert on satellite remote sensing, forest ecosystem dynamics and watershed processes

Associate professor, forest ecology Work: 608-262-1669 Home page


  • Satellite remote sensing of forests and imaging spectroscopy
  • Forest ecosystem dynamics and insect disturbances of forests
  • Watershed hydrology, hydrological and terrain modeling
  • Spatial analysis and quantitative methods


  • Fellow, Aldo Leopold Leadership Program