NYU Spatial Data Repository

Burundi Spatially Aggregated Multipurpose Landcover Database

Description:
Burundi spatially aggregated multipurpose landcover database from The Multipurpose Africover Database for the Environmental Resources produced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Scale of the dataset: 1:100,000. This dataset is a spatially reaggregated version of the original national Africover landcover multipurpose database. The land cover has been produced from visual interpretation of digitally enhanced LANDSAT TM images (Bands 4,3,2) acquired mainly in the year 1999. The land cover classes have been developed using the FAO/UNEP international standard LCCS classification system.
Place(s):
Burundi
Subject(s):
Land use, Vegetation mapping, Agriculture, Earth Surface, Grasslands, Forests and forestry, and Imagery and Base Maps
Format(s):
Shapefile
Year(s):
2002
Held by:
Harvard
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