Bangladesh: Barisal / Alamdanga

Specific Project Objectives & Deliverables

 Mapping Agricultural Areas

 Land Cover

  •   Resolution (minimum mapping unit):  10 m  
  •   Mapping Frequency: once per year

 Cropped Land

  •   Resolution(minimum mapping unit):  10 by 10 m
  •   Mapping Frequency: 1 time per year    

Estimating Crop Areas 

  • Statistical Units: Upazilla

 Crop Growing Conditions Over the Growing Season 

  • What are the parameters?
  • Weather: temperature, solar radiation, precipitation, rel. humidity

Estimation of Biophysical Variables

  •  Which variables are estimated? NDVI, fAPAR, LAI, ground cover (or fCover), yield and biomass
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