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Mapa de Cobertes del Sòl de Catalunya

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TitleMapa de Cobertes del Sòl de Catalunya
2nd TitleLand Cover Map of Catalonia; Mapa de Coberturas del Suelo de Cataluña
CreatorCentre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals (CREAF); Generalitat de Catalunya
DescriptionThe Land Cover Map of Catalonia (MCSC) is a high resolution thematic cartography of the main land cover types of Catalonia (forests, crops, urban areas, etc.). The first edition (1993) had a hierarchical legend with 2 levels and 1 sub-level, the second edition (2000-2002) had 3 levels and 1 sub-level, and the third (2005-2007) and fourth (2009) editions have 5 levels and 1 sub-level. The five top levels are: unproductive artificial; crops; forest lands; inland waters; burned areas. Level 5 has 241 categories. The fourth edition was produced by interpretation of 1:2500 scale orthophotos with a scale of 0.25m. The MCSC is produced by the Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals (CREAF), with funding from the Generalitat de Catalunya.
URLhttp://www.creaf.uab.es/mcsc/
LanguageCatalan, English, Spanish
CountrySpain
Keywordsland cover; maps; Catalonia; land use; remote sensing
TypeMaps
AccessPublic
 
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 Published: December 4 2015