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Land Cover Atlas of Pakistan - The Punjab Province

Year published: 11/02/2014

The LC Atlas of the Punjab Province is the second in a series. The series will be continued to provide complete coverage of the country. The project, Agricultural Information System - Building Provincial Capacity in Pakistan for Crop Estimation, Forecasting and Reporting based on the integral use of Remotely Sensed Data; GCP/PAK/125/USA, focuses on enhancing and improving current systems based on integrating remotely sensed data into existing data collection, analysis, and dissemination systems. It also looks at the development of complementary systems to validate the use of satellite remotely-sensed data for area estimation and yield forecasting.