Monitoring and Validation
LCMAP Monitoring uses all available Landsat observations to perform nationwide characterization of change in land cover and condition annually. Validation provides a measure of map accuracy for use in evaluating the appropriateness of a map for a specific application. LCMAP collects reference data that is used to perform a validation analysis, and all datasets are available at the links below.
LCMAP Reference Data
Access LCMAP Reference Data for CONUS and Hawaii products.
LCMAP Validation Data
Access LCMAP Validation Data for CONUS and Hawaii products.
LCMAP Science Products
Access LCMAP Science Products for CONUS and Hawaii.