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COVER = Annual

Code: A

Description: herbaceous vegetation.
Surface: >25% soil
Herbaceous: >25%
Woody: <10%
L1 Minimum: >10m
L2 Minimum: >0.1m linear/ >5m polygon

Compatible Classes


Anthropogenic Mounded Excavated Terraced Slope Floodplain Foot Slope Bench Plateau Summit Sloping Steep Slope Retention Pond Marsh Flowing Marsh Shallow Stream Seasonal Stream Seasonal River Water Margin Canal Margin River Margin


Constructed Livestock Mine & Fill Disturbed Ornamental Aquaculture Paddy Irrigated Rainfed Shifting Forestry Variable Fallow Pristine


irrigation disturbed & debris livestock household plantings public plantings turfgrass hydromorphic crops annual crops pasture hydromorphic vegetation tall graminoids annual vegetation
Mapped Ecotopes

ANDAdb03 ANDAdb06 ANDAdb09 ANDAdb14 ANDAhv01 ANIAac04 ANOAgr01 ANOAgr04 ANOAgr05 ANOAgr08 ANOAhp02 ANOAhp03 ANOAhp10 ANOAhp11 ANOAhp12 ANOApp13 ANOApp14 ANOApp15 ANRAac01 ANRAac04 ANTAtg01 BPDAdb03 BPDAdb06 BPPAri01 BPPAri03 BPRAac01 BPRAac04 CMDAhv01 CMFAhv01 EXIAac01 FMDAhv01 FMFAhv01 FPDAdb03 FPDAdb06 FPFAav01 FPFAhv01 FPIAac01 FPIAac02 FPIAac04 FPIAac05 FPPAri01 FPPAri04 FPRAac01 FPRAac04 FPRAac05 FPTAtg01 FSDAdb03 FSDAdb06 FSIAac01 FSIAac04 FSPAri01 FSPAri02 FSPAri03 FSPAri04 FSRAac01 FSRAac04 MADAdb06 MADAhv01 MADAhv04 MAFAhv01 MAFAhv03 MAFAhv04 MSDAdb03 SLDAdb03 SLDAdb06 SLFAav01 SLFAtg01 SLIAac04 SLRAac01 SLRAac02 SLRAac03 SLRAac04 SLRAac05 SLRAac06 SLRApa08 SLRApa09 SRRAac04 SRRAac05 SSDAdb03 SSDAdb06 SSFAav01 SSFAav02 SSRAac02 SSRAac04 SUDAdb03 SUOAhp10 SUOApp16 SURAac04 TSPAri01 TSRAac04 WMDAdb06 WMDAhv01 WMFAhv01

Citation for AEM: Ellis E. C., H. Wang, H. Xiao, K. Peng, X. P. Liu, S. C. Li, H. Ouyang, X. Cheng, and L. Z. Yang. 2006. Measuring long-term ecological changes in densely populated landscapes using current and historical high resolution imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 100(4):457-473.