Land use and land cover
The vegetation, water, natural surface, and cultural features on the land surface.
- Using high-resolution digital aerial imagery to map land cover [More info]
- Transition from analysis of analog film to digital photography helped this science center map surface characteristics of Federal lands.
- Web-Based Geospatial Tools to Address Hazard Mitigation, Natural Resource Management, and Other Societal Issues [More info]
- Discusses web resources recently developed to support ecosystem portfolio and land use modeling