Using Earth Observation Data to Improve REDD+ Policy in Mesoamerica and the Dominican Republic

Using Earth Observation Data to Improve REDD+ Policy in Mesoamerica and the Dominican Republic

This project will generate Landsat-scale (30x30 meters) forest cover extent and disturbance maps for a study region consisting of the fullowing eight  Central American and Caribbean countries: Belize, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. UMD will generate two sets of maps; 1) Annual maps for years 2010 - 2015, 2) Maps for years 1990 - 2000. 

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