Global Forest Change 2000–2015

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Last Updated 14 August 2017, 15:37 (Europe/Berlin)
Created 14 August 2017, 15:37 (Europe/Berlin)
E-mail AQUACROSS.IP@unesco.org
Language Eng
Abstract Results from time-series analysis of Landsat images in characterizing global forest extent and change from 2000 through 2015. For additional information about these results, please see the associated journal article (Hansen et al., Science 2013).
Resource type Spatial dataset
Spatial representation type grid
License Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0)
Classification Environment
INSPIRE theme Land cover
Free keywords forest change, Landsat, trees
Temporal start date 2000-01-01
Temporal end date 2015-12-31
Responsible party University of Maryland -Deparment of Geographical Sciences
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Responsible party role Owner
Projections WGS 84 -- EPSG-4326
Spatial extent - North 36.97
Spatial extent - South 34.8
Spatial extent - East -4.68
Spatial extent - West -5.84

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