Cropland Data Layer - 2008

Cropland Data Layer - 2008

Description:
The USDA, NASS Cropland Data Layer (CDL) is a raster, geo-referenced, crop-specific land cover data layer. The CDL is produced using satellite imagery from the Landsat 5 TM sensor, Landsat 7 ETM+ sensor, and the Indian Remote Sensing RESOURCESAT-1 (IRS-P6) Advanced Wide Field Sensor (AWiFS) collected during the current growing season.

Resolution/Data Scale:
56 meters

Unit Type:

Data Type:
Raster

Projection/Datum:
Albers conical equal area, NAD83

Data Source:
USDA

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Website:
http://www.nass.usda.gov

Creator:
USDA, NASS, Spatial Analysis Research Section

Preferred Citation:
Origin: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Agricultural Statistics Service (NA

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