DATASET

Forest / Non-Forest Map 2006

Collection: JRC-FOREST : JRC Forest Research Activities 

Description

Pan-European Forest / Non Forest Map with target year 2006, Data Source: Landsat ETM+ and Corine Land Cover 2006, Classes: forest, non-forest, clouds/snow, no

data; Method: automatic classification performed with an in-house algorithm; spatial resolution: 25m. In addition, the forest map 2006 is extended to FTYPE2006 to include forest types (broadleaf, coniferous forest) that are mapped using MODIS composites.

Contact

Email
jrc-fise-info (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2010): Forest / Non-Forest Map 2006. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/c225de75-b84c-407d-88b6-16cf654c203f

Keywords

CHM RDSI

Data access

Forest Map 2006 download
URL 

Spatial coverage

Type Value
GML
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GEO
POLYGON((-10.58 70.09,34.59 70.09,34.59 34.56,-10.58 34.56,-10.58 70.09))
GEO
{"type":"Polygon","crs":{"type":"name","properties":{"name":"urn:ogc:def:crs:OGC:1.3:CRS84"}},"coordinates":[[[-10.58,70.09],[34.59,70.09],[34.59,34.56],[-10.58,34.56],[-10.58,70.09]]]}

Temporal coverage

From date To date
2006-01-01 2006-12-31

Lineage information

Forest Map 2006 is derived from the IMAGE2006 (SPOT/LISS scenes) and CORINE2006 landcover dataset. In addition, MODIS composites are used for the Forest type classification.

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-04-23
Modified date
2021-01-21
Issued date
2010-10-05
Landing page
http://forest.jrc.ec.europa.eu/activities/forest-mapping 
Language(s)
English
Data theme(s)
Environment
Update frequency
unknown
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/c225de75-b84c-407d-88b6-16cf654c203f
Popularity
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