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Land cover change
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Land cover derived data
LCCS-based land cover databases contain information that can be used to derive indices representing spatial relations within different land cover/land use types.

Field Area Ratio

LCCS-based land cover data for 10 Africover-East Africa countries have been processed in the Advanced Database Gateway (ADG) software to generate area ratios based on fields size classifiers. This section provides maps and data sets showing the distribution of these ratios, which may be related with levels of mechanization. [Details..]

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