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Assessing the impact of urban sprawl on soil resources in the United States using nighttime "city lights" satellite images and digital soils maps

Paper from Land Use History of North America giving results of a study to estimate the extent of developed land in the United States and the impact of development on soil resources.

by Imhoff, Marc L.; Stutzer, David; Lawrence, William T.; Elvidge, Christopher; Land Use History of North America Project (Sponsor); and Sisk, Thomas D. (Editor)
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Ecology, Environmental assessment, Geography, Land use and land cover, Land use change, Soil resources, Cities
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United States
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