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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2011)

Document title

Characterising vegetation cover in relation to land use in the Inkomati catchment, South Africa, using Landsat imagery

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

MUNYATI C. ; RATSHIBVUMO T. ;

Abstract

The paper assesses catchment-scale vegetation cover and condition, indicated by land degradation and vegetation vigour. Image classification into vegetation density categories is used in mapping land degradation. It can be mapped with certainty mainly in the vicinity of settlements

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Area / ISSN 0004-0894

Editor : Institute of British Geographers, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1969)

Millesime : 2011, vol. 43, no2 [pp. 189-201]

Bibliographic references : 13 ref.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 19067

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1111/j.1475-4762.2010.00979.x

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