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COVER = Variable

Code: V

Description: too variable across years to classify (seasonal riverbeds, etc.).
Surface: varies
Herbaceous: varies
Woody: <<10%
L1 Minimum: >10m
L2 Minimum: >5m

Compatible Classes


Floodplain Marsh Flowing Marsh Shallow Stream Seasonal Stream Seasonal River Water Margin Canal Margin River Margin


Mine & Fill Variable Fallow Pristine


Mapped Ecotopes


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.