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Mapping grasslands suitable for cellulosic biofuels in the Greater Platte River Basin, United States

Study to identify grasslands that may be suitable for cellulosic feedstock production. Producing ethanol from non-cropland areas such as grassland will minimize the effects of biofuel developments on global food supplies.

by Wylie, Bruce K. and Gu, Yingxin
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3126
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Energy resources, Geography, Grassland ecosystems, Mathematical modeling, Multispectral imaging, Grasslands
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