LCMAP Collection 1 Science Products Available for Download as Conterminous U.S. Mosaics

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USGS Land Change Monitoring, Assessment and Projection (LCMAP) Collection 1 Science Products are now available as CONUS mosaics.

USGS LCMAP Mosaic of Land Cover for the Conterminous United States

USGS Land Change Monitoring, Assessment, and Projection (LCMAP) Primary Land Cover mosaic for the Conterminous U.S.

All 10 of the LCMAP annual science products are downloadable as mosaics for the conterminous United States (CONUS) from 1985-2017. The CONUS level science products can be found by following this link

LCMAP Science Products are developed by applying time-series modeling to U.S. Landsat Analysis Ready Data (ARD) to classify land cover and detect land surface change. Products are also available for download from EarthExplorer and through the LCMAP web viewer (please see the Data Access page for more information on download options).

LCMAP represents a new generation of land cover mapping and change monitoring of the U.S., providing validated annual land cover and change information for the past 30-plus years. 

You can find more information regarding the LCMAP approach to land cover mapping and change monitoring, descriptions of the science products and their characteristics, and other relevant information by following this link