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Forest Cover Map 2006

Data Source: EFI EUROFOREST Portal
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TitleForest Cover Map 2006
CreatorJRC Institute for Environment and Sustainability
DescriptionEuropean forest cover maps for the target year 2006 derived from high resolution satellite data (mainly IRS-P6 LISS-III, supplemented with SPOT4 - HRVIR, and SPOT5 HRG). Raster maps (geotif formatted) of the 1000 km by 1000 km grid squares can be downloaded. The maps cover the area of the EU-27 countries, plus Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Montenegro, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland, Turkey.
URLhttp://forest.jrc.ec.europa.eu/activities/forest-mapping/forest-cover-map-2006/
LanguageEnglish
CountryEUROPE, EUROPEAN UNION
Keywordsforest maps; EFDAC; satellite; earth observation; remote sensing; forest cover; forest resources
TypeMaps
AccessPublic
 
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 Published: April 27 2011 | Last updated: January 18 2013