Observing and monitoring land use and land cover change

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Edited by: R. DeFriesG. Asner, and R. Houghton



This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Detecting Change at Multiple Spatial and Temporal Scales

  • Defining Observation and Monitoring

  • Tools for Change Observation and Monitoring

  • Monitoring Change in Land Cover

  • The Characteristics of Change

  • Integrated Analysis of Change: Case Examples and Studies Challenges

  • Advancing the State-of-the-Science in Change Observation and Monitoring

Publication type Book chapter
Publication Subtype Book Chapter
Title Observing and monitoring land use and land cover change
DOI 10.1029/153GM18
Year Published 2004
Language English
Publisher American Geophysical Union
Publisher location Washington, D.C.
Contributing office(s) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center
Description 16 p.
Larger Work Type Book
Larger Work Title Ecosystems and land use change
First page 231
Last page 246
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