National Land Cover Database 2011 - Status and Plans

Registration Eligibility
open
Start Date
01/18/2017
End Date
01/18/2019
Description
This course discusses the current status of NLCD 2011 (National Land Cover Database 2011), the future plans, and its application examples. The presenters provide information on the purpose of NLCD and its roles in restoring landscapes and creating liveable communities.

Also explained are the developments that have been made in the past years with analysis and comparison of results.

The report is presented by Dr. Collin Homer of USGS EROS (Earth Resources Observation and Science Center).
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Agriculture / Local Food Production
Rural Landscape
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand the purpose of NLCD and know how to use it effectively.
2. Gain detailed information on the National Land Cover Database 2011.
3. Learn about the developments that have been made in the past years.
Instructors
Dr. Collin Homer, LCI Director – USGS; USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Center (EROS)
Website Registration
Course Codes
LA-17011
Provider
ISDM


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