Yıl 2019, Cilt 5 , Sayı 2, Sayfalar 52 - 60 2019-12-21

The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting

Sercan GÜLCİ [1] , Seçkin ŞİRELİ [2]


Forest roads are necessary engineering structures for accessing and managing forestry resources. Considering the difficult terrain and its numerous variable effects, it must be ensured that the capacity of forest roads function adequately and that the road platform is suitable for vehicle traffic. This study aimed to focus on the determination and evaluation of deformation on the surface of the soil roads in the forest using SfM (Structure from Motion) technique. The study focused on the usage opportunity of close-range photogrammetry in the analysis of surface deformation on skidding roads used for forestry operations. Field surveys were conducted on a newly constructed skidding road for forestry operations with a four-wheel farm tractor. The geo-spatial location of the road was obtained by a Total Station (TS) prior to harvesting operation. A digital camera mounted on a 3.5 m high pole was used as a carrier platform in the field survey. The photographs with front and side overlaps (approximately 60% and -80%) were obtained from 95 m segment of the unpaved road. The spatial (X, Y and Z) differences between field measurements- and SfM-based models were compared using Root Mean Square Error (RMSE), and the values of spatial error (SfMXY: 0.048; SfMZ: 0.010 for estimated model) were calculated. The change rate of stable, accumulations and abrasions on the road surface were calculated as 0.165%, 48.642% and 51.192%, respectively. The present study demonstrated that the use of semi-automatic measurement technique offers a promising potential for the evaluation of forest road surface deformation.

Forest roads, Surface degradation, Point cloud, SfM, Close-range photogrammetry
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Orcid: 0000-0003-3349-517X
Yazar: Sercan GÜLCİ (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: KAHRAMANMARAS SUTCU IMAM UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF FOREST, DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY ENGINEERING
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-4216-7621
Yazar: Seçkin ŞİRELİ
Kurum: KAHRAMANMARAS SUTCU IMAM UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF FOREST, DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY ENGINEERING
Ülke: Turkey


Teşekkür The present study includes data from MSc thesis titled “Using photogrammetric approach for assessment of forest road surface deformation due to forest transportation” (Thesis number: 547721) by Seçkin Şireli at Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University, Graduate School of Science, Department of Forest Engineering, Kahramanmaras, Turkey.
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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 21 Aralık 2019

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { ejfe600860, journal = {European Journal of Forest Engineering}, issn = {}, eissn = {2149-5637}, address = {}, publisher = {Forest Engineering and Technologies Platform}, year = {2019}, volume = {5}, pages = {52 - 60}, doi = {10.33904/ejfe.600860}, title = {The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting}, key = {cite}, author = {Gülci̇, Sercan and Şi̇reli̇, Seçkin} }
APA Gülci̇, S , Şi̇reli̇, S . (2019). The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting . European Journal of Forest Engineering , 5 (2) , 52-60 . DOI: 10.33904/ejfe.600860
MLA Gülci̇, S , Şi̇reli̇, S . "The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting" . European Journal of Forest Engineering 5 (2019 ): 52-60 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/ejfe/issue/48874/600860>
Chicago Gülci̇, S , Şi̇reli̇, S . "The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting". European Journal of Forest Engineering 5 (2019 ): 52-60
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ISNAD Gülci̇, Sercan , Şi̇reli̇, Seçkin . "The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting". European Journal of Forest Engineering 5 / 2 (Aralık 2019): 52-60 . https://doi.org/10.33904/ejfe.600860
AMA Gülci̇ S , Şi̇reli̇ S . The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting. Eur J Forest Eng. 2019; 5(2): 52-60.
Vancouver Gülci̇ S , Şi̇reli̇ S . The Evaluation of SfM Technique in the Determination of Surface Deformation on Skidding Roads Following Timber Harvesting. European Journal of Forest Engineering. 2019; 5(2): 52-60.