Dominica Land Cover

  • Title: Dominica Land Cover
  • Abstract:

    This landuse map of Dominica was based on an old map of which the origin nor the date is known. It was slightly improved by C.J. van Westen (UT-ITC) by ad...

  • Publication Date: March 6, 2015, 10:29 a.m.
  • Type: Raster Data
  • Keywords: land cover landuse Dominica
  • Owner: dominica
  • Point of Contact: dominica
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  • Language: English
  • Data Quality: This is a poor quality land use map, with very large units, that do not reflect the current landuse situation very well. Unfortunately it was the only land use map available at the time of the CHARIM project, and it was not part of the project to generate a new one. So only small improvements were done by adding additional information such as buildings, roads and quarries. In the current version the legend is missing. The legend should be: Name 1 AGRICULTURE 2 Airport 3 Bare 4 Built-up 5 ELFIN, ALPINE MEADOW AND 6 Lake 7 LITTORAL WOODLAND 8 MATURE RAIN FOREST 9 MONTANE RAIN FOREST 10 MONTANE THICKET 11 Quarry 12 Road 13 Savanna and Grazing Land 14 SCRUB WOODLAND 15 SECONDARY RAIN FOREST 16 SEMI-EVERGREEN FOREST 17 SWAMP AND WETLANDS 18 URBAN
  • Supplemental Information:

    1 AGRICULTURE
    2 Airport
    3 Bare
    4 Built-up
    5 ELFIN, ALPINE MEADOW AND
    6 Lake
    7 LITTORAL WOODLAND
    8 MATURE RAIN...

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