Proceedings of the FAO/UNEP Expert Consultation on Strategies for Global Land Cover Mapping and Monitoring

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (2002)

The assessment of land cover (LC) and the monitoring of its dynamics are essential requirements for sustainable management of natural resources and environmental protection. They provide the foundation for environmental, food security and humanitarian programmes that are crucial in fulfilling the mandates of many UN, international and national institutions.

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