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Land use land cover classification - South Boston, VA

Author: Jim Campbell   Affiliation: VirginiaView   Date: 1 Jun 2011
Audience: Higher Education   Course Material: No
Description: The Landsat data provided through this activity can be used to view and classify Land Use Land Change patterns around South Boston, Virginia. The activity provides a cursory overview of LULC issues in the region, and provides Landsat data for classification purposes. This document does not take the user step by step through the classification process. This was prepared for community college faculty (and other educators) who require pre-packaged imagery to support their educational needs.
Keywords: Remote sensing, LULC, Land use land cover, classification
Skill Level: Introductory   Imagery: Landsat 4-7
Software Requirements: Other   Other Software: Any remote sensing software can be used in this exercise.
AV Resources Used: Yes   Download Access: Public
Text URL: http://virginiaview.cnre.vt.edu/curriculum/South_Boston/South_Boston.docx
Data URL: http://virginiaview.cnre.vt.edu/curriculum/South_Boston.zip

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