Agricultural land-cover, land-cover change and disturbance maps for Orenburg province of Russia for 1990-2000-2010-2018


The produced maps represent a) land cover-and land-cover change maps with a focus on agricultural land abandonment and recultivation for 1990-2000-2010-2018, b) disturbance maps, which include informal roads, oil and gas development, quarries, garbage dumps, encroachment of shrubs and trees, other disturbances for grassland mask circa 2018 Orenburg province of Russia. These datasets were produced with the supervised classification of agricultural land abandonment (secondary steppes) and recultivation from 1990 to 2018 with Landsat and Sentinel-2 products. Disturbances were mapped with high-resolution imagery circa 2018 available via GoogleEarth mapping service. Produced datasets are available in tif and supplied with accuracy assessment tables, detailed descriptions of the mapping approach.

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Creator Prishchepov, Alexander V; Myachina, Ksenia V; Kamp, Johannes; Smelansky, Ilya; Dubrovskaya, Svetlana; Ryakhov, Roman; Grudinin, Dmitriy; Yakovlev, Ilya; Urazaliyev, Ruslan
Publisher PANGAEA - Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science
Publication Year 2021
Funding Reference Russian Academy of Sciences, 449; University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 116491 9127 00001B
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International;
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Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format application/zip
Size 679.2 MBytes
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (55.100 LON, 51.770 LAT)