Plant photogrammetry

Image of a plant with many long, sinuous stalks and tiny leaves and scale bars to show how large it measures.

Detailed Description

One technique for calculating plant impact on water flow was to harvest individual plants and determine their cross-sectional area with photogrammetry. The area of this plant, from Lindsey Slough, is 0.35 square meters (about 3.8 square feet). The plant is nearly 2 meters (6 feet) in its longest dimension.


Image Dimensions: 1500 x 1201

Location Taken: CA, US