Geospatial information for sustainable food systems

Land Cover Atlas of Pakistan - The KP Province and FATA

Year published: 23/03/2016

The LC Atlas of Khybar Pakhtunkhwa provinces and Federally Administered Tribal Areas is the third in a series, preceded by the LC Atlas of Punjab and the LC Atlas of Sindh. 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 integrating remotely sensed data into the 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.