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COVER = Perennial

Code: P

Description: cover by trees, shrubs or other woody perennials.
Surface: >25% soil
Herbaceous: varies
Woody: >60%
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 Disturbed Ornamental Irrigated Rainfed Shifting Forestry Fallow Pristine


irrigation disturbed & debris livestock household plantings public plantings deciduous woody crops evergreen woody crops deciduous tree crops evergreen tree crops agroforestry tall graminoids open wooded brush open mixed trees closed woody mix closed woody evergreen closed woody deciduous mixed trees deciduous broadleaf trees deciduous needleleaf trees evergreen broadleaf trees evergreen needleleaf trees
Mapped Ecotopes

ANDPdb05 ANDPdb08 ANDPdb11 ANDPdb16 ANLPls08 ANOPhp08 ANOPhp16 ANOPhp17 ANOPhp18 ANOPhp32 ANOPpp09 ANOPpp11 ANOPpp21 ANOPpp22 ANOPpp23 ANRPdw39 ANRPoe33 ANTPeb01 ANTPen01 ANTPmt03 ANTPtg03 BPDPdb05 BPDPdb08 BPRPod40 BPRPod45 BPRPoe04 BPRPoe33 FPDPdb08 FPIPaf04 FPIPdw39 FPIPod05 FPIPod33 FPIPod41 FPIPod45 FPIPod46 FPOPhp08 FPOPpp10 FPRPdw39 FPRPod04 FPRPod10 FPRPod33 FPRPod45 FPTPdt01 FPTPtg02 FPTPtg03 FPTPtg04 FSDPdb05 FSDPdb08 FSIPew45 FSRPoe33 FSTPot03 SLDPdb05 SLDPdb08 SLFPdt02 SLFPen02 SLFPot02 SLRPaf04 SLRPaf05 SLRPaf31 SLRPew33 SLRPew34 SLRPew35 SLRPod12 SLRPod33 SLRPoe33 SLRPoe34 SLRPoe39 SLRPoe40 SLRPoe41 SLRPoe45 SLTPcw02 SLTPdt02 SLTPeb01 SLTPeb02 SLTPen01 SLTPen02 SLTPen03 SLTPmt02 SLTPmt03 SLTPob01 SLTPob02 SLTPot01 SLTPot02 SLTPtg04 SLTPwd02 SLTPwe02 SSDPdb05 SSDPdb08 SSFPob03 SSRPoe33 SSTPen01 SSTPen02 SSTPen03 SSTPmt03 SSTPob02 SSTPot01 SSTPot02 SSTPot03 SSTPtg04 SUFPdt02 SURPaf31 SURPod12 RPCPir09

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.