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Historical Land Use/Land Cover Classification Using Remote by Wafi Al-Fares

By Wafi Al-Fares

Although the improvement of distant sensing innovations focuses significantly on building of recent sensors with larger spatial and spectral answer, you want to additionally use information of older sensors (especially, the LANDSAT-mission) while the old mapping of land use/land conceal and tracking in their dynamics are wanted. utilizing info from LANDSAT missions in addition to from Terra (ASTER) Sensors, the authors exhibits in his ebook maps of old land conceal adjustments with a spotlight on agricultural irrigation projects.

The kernel of this learn used to be even if, how and to what volume employing a few of the remotely sensed info that have been used the following, will be an efficient method of classify the ancient and present land use/land hide, to watch the dynamics of land use/land conceal over the past 4 many years, to map the improvement of the irrigation components, and to categorise the most important strategic wintry weather- and summer-irrigated agricultural vegetation within the learn quarter of the Euphrates River Basin.

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