CARPE - Global Area Coverage Continental Landcover Classification of Africa from AVHRR GAC Images, 1982-1987
Entry ID: CARPE_allgac

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Summary
Abstract: Vegetation Map of the Region derived from the AVHRR-Global Area Coverage (GAC)
dataset from 1982-1987.
Related URL
Description: Associated CARPE datasets.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.5   S: -35.0   E: 45.0   W: -18.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: N. Laporte,C. Justice, M. Heinicke, B. Lawrence
Dataset Title: Global Area Coverage Continental Landcover Classification of Africa from AVHRR GAC Images, 1982-1987
Dataset Publisher: University of Maryland
Data Presentation Form: map
Online Resource: http://carpe.umd.edu/
Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
CARPE_ImagesandMaps

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1982-01-01
Stop Date: 1987-12-31
Location Keywords
Platform
MAPS Ancillary Description
Quality Map only.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Central African Regional Program for the Environment, United States Agency for International Development, U.S. Department of State Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://carpe.umd.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DIDIER DEVERS
Phone: (301) 405-8298
Fax: (301) 314-6503
Email: didier at hermes.geog.umd.edu
Contact Address:
University of Maryland
Department of Geography
2181 LeFrak Hall
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (301) 405-8298
Fax: (301) 314-6503
Email: didier at hermes.geog.umd.edu
Contact Address:
University of Maryland
Department of Geography
2181 LeFrak Hall
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20742
Country: USA
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Publications/References
N. Laporte,C. Justice, M. Heinicke, B. Lawrence, 1997, "The Use of Time-Series
Satellite Data for Characterization and Monitoring of the Seasonal Forests and
Savannas of Central Africa"Executive Summary, Biodiversity Support Program,
Washington, DC, September 1997.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-02-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-05-30
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-02-26
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