Land Cover Classification (K4, Karnataka, India - Annual - 250m)

This land cover dataset, covering the Malaprabha (K4) sub-basin area, is based on a national land cover map produced by NRSC (National Remote Sensing Center), India. The distinction between irrigated and rainfed areas is done using command areas provided by our local partner ACIWRM (Advanced Center for Integrated Water Resources Management), protected and not protected areas are derived using the database developed by WDPA, It is published on a yearly basis. The classification scheme is the WA+ standard classification scheme.

Data publication: 2020-01-01

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Contact points:

Metadata Contact: Elga Salvadore

Resource Contact: Center U.S. Geological Survey Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS)

Resource Contact: Elga Salvadore

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The yearly data is created by combing the NRSC map with command areas and protected areas. See for more information.

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Last Updated August 8, 2022, 09:24 (CDT)
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