Ecological Forecasting: Land Cover 2005 Level I - IV
Entry ID: KU_KARS_LULC_ecoforecast

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Summary
Abstract: The 2005 Kansas Land Cover Patterns (KLCP) Mapping Initiative was a two-phase mapping endeavor that occurred over a three-year period (2007-2009). Note that while the processing occurred during the 2207-2009 period, all satellite data used in the project was acquired in 2005. Concurrent with mapping the state of Kansas, the Kansas River Watershed was also mapped. The Kansas River Watershed extends ... View entire text
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Description: ZIP file containing Kansas River Watershed land cover 2005 dataset in GIS-ready formats.
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Geographic Coverage
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.15   S: 36.85   E: -94.55   W: -102.3

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Stephen Egbert
Dataset Title: Ecological Forecasting: Land Cover 2005 Level I - IV
Dataset Release Date: 2008-11-07
Dataset Release Place: Kansas
Dataset Publisher: Kansas Applied Remote Sensing Program at the Kansas Biological Survey
Data Presentation Form: Map represented in raster or vector form
Online Resource: http://www.kars.ku.edu/research/ecological-forecasting-land-cover/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-12-31
Stop Date: 2005-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 30 m
Longitude Resolution: 30 m
Horizontal Resolution Range: 30 meters - < 100 meters
Quality This database was developed as part of the Core Database for the State of Kansas. It is suited for county-level and watershed-level analyzes that involve land use and land cover.

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The eleven mapped classes are defined as:

Commercial/Industrial (class code 11)- commercial/industrial land consists of areas of ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Kansas Applied Remote Sensing Program, University of Kansas Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.kars.ku.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: STEPHEN EGBERT
Phone: 785-864-1507
Fax: 785-864-1534
Email: s-egbert at ku.edu
Contact Address:
2101 Constant Avenue
City: Lawrence
Province or State: Kansas
Postal Code: 66047
Country: US
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 785-864-1507
Fax: 785-864-1534
Email: s-egbert at ku.edu
Contact Address:
2101 Constant Avenue
City: Lawrence
Province or State: Kansas
Postal Code: 66047
Country: US
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-08-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-08-18
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