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USE = Irrigated

Code: I

Description: irrigated agriculture
Surface: tilled/ sometimes with plastic cover above or on soil
Vegetation: crops planted & harvested/ transplanted/ weeded/ fertilized/ herbicided
Water: seasonal partial flooding/ furrow/ sprinkler or hand irrigation whenever needed/ drainage
Livestock: rare
L1 Minimum: >10m
L2 Minimum: >5m
Identification: seasonal NDVI/ plot geometry/ & prior knowlege

Compatible Classes

Anthropogenic Mounded Excavated Terraced Slope Floodplain Foot Slope Bench Plateau Summit Sloping Steep Slope
Annual Mixed Perennial
annual crops pasture mixed crop plots nursery deciduous woody crops evergreen woody crops deciduous tree crops evergreen tree crops agroforestry
Mapped Ecotopes

ANIAac04 EXIAac01 EXIMdw32 FPIAac01 FPIAac02 FPIAac04 FPIAac05 FPIMaf02 FPIMmc01 FPIMnr03 FPIMnr04 FPIMnr10 FPIMnr11 FPIMnr13 FPIMnr15 FPIPaf04 FPIPdw39 FPIPod05 FPIPod33 FPIPod41 FPIPod45 FPIPod46 FSIAac01 FSIAac04 FSIPew45 SLIAac04

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.