Land cover of Nepal 1990

Identification Info
Date NGS.Web.Models.GeoNetworks.DateT
Date Type publication
Abstract The land cover data for the years 1990 have been derived from Landsat TM 30m images using object based image analysis. The study estimated that 45.15% of Nepal is covered by forests and 25.41% by agriculture.
Purpose Development of baseline information for environmental management.
Status completed
Descriptive Keyword Land cover, Land use, servircat, icimod-servir (theme) Nepal (place)
Land cover of Nepal 1990
Maintenance and update frequency asNeeded
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Use Constraints copyright
Equivalent Scale 30
Language English
Character Set utf8
Topic category code geoscientificInformation
Geographic Extent
East 88.19456
West 80.0522
North 30.42472
South 26.36836
Distributor Information
Individual Name Not Available Email
Organization Name ICIMOD Voice Not Available
Position name Regional Database Initiative Address Not Available
Role distributor
Reference System Information
Code WGS 1984
Data Quality Info
Hierarchy level dataset
File Identifier 1cd1a2b5-c192-4733-ab01-4b348bebe671
Metadata Language eng
Character Set utf8
Date Stamp 2018-03-09T10:02:07
Standard Name North American Profile of ISO 19115:2003
Author Contact
Individual Name Mr. Sameer Bajracharya Email
Organization Name ICIMOD, SERVIR Himalaya Voice Not Available
Position name Research Associate GIS Address Not Available
Role author