Land cover classification in the Upstate South Carolina and the Saluda-Reedy Watershed

Authors
Allen, Jeffery
Sperry, Stephen
Pasula, Arvind
Patki, Vrunda
Lu, Kang Shou
Strom Thurmond Institute
Keywords
Land cover--South Carolina , Land use--South Carolina
Abstract
The study addressed land use and land cover changes in the Upstate region of South Carolina over a 15-year period. This region consists of the following counties: Abbeville, Anderson, Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, Newberry, Pickens, Spartanburg. The development pattern was the primary focus of this study. The study addresses three aspects of change detection to monitoring natural resources and urban growth: 1. Classification of Land Cover - 1985, 1990, 1995 and 2000 2. Detecting the change over the 15 year period 3. Quantifying the area statistics by year and by counties
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2006-08
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2022-08-23T14:06:19Z
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2022-08-23T14:06:19Z
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Document
Item Language
English
Publisher
South Carolina State Library
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South Carolina State Documents Depository
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Copyright status determined to be in the public domain on April 27, 2020 by United States Supreme Court ruling (Georgia et al., Petitioners v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc. : 590 U.S.__(2020))
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