Mapping Land Cover in Secondary Cities in Central America: 2015 David, Panama Land Cover Classification

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This raster file represents a land cover classification in David based off satellite imagery from May 3, 2015.

This land cover classification was used in the following report: Mapping Land Cover in Secondary Cities in Central America.

This work was initiated as an analytical effort to fill a gap on spatial form of secondary cities. While this is an independent output, this work is tightly linked to the work done under the Central America Urbanization Review. The analysis here described, was used as an input in the definition of urban agglomerations used in the Urbanization Review. The detailed analysis on secondary cities is seen as a complement to the work carried out in the Urbanization Review, in that it zooms into what is happening within a set of cities. The Urbanization Review instead provides a broader look at the system of cities in Central America, highlighting the key bottlenecks the regions faces in moving toward more inclusive, productive, and resilient cities.

The Urbanization Review can be found here: http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/134151467994680764/pdf/106268-...

Type: 
Geospatial
Topics: 
Environment and Natural Resources
Urban Development
Economy Coverage: 
IBRD
Upper Middle Income
Languages Supported: 
English
Geographical Coverage: 
Panama

Last Updated

Last Updated: 
July 24, 2017
Limitations and Exceptions: 
Keith Patrick Garrett/GOST is not necessarily the originator of this data, if you have questions about this data please contact [email protected]
Spatial Resolution (O): 
3 meters
Organization: 
The World Bank Group
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This raster file represents a land cover classification in David based off satellite imagery from May 3, 2015. This land cover classification was used in the following report: Mapping Land Cover in Secondary Cities in Central America. This work was initiated as an analytical effort to fill a gap on spatial form of secondary cities. While this is an independent output, this work is tightly linked to the work done under the Central America Urbanization Review. The analysis here described, was used as an input in the definition of urban agglomerations used in the Urbanization Review. The detailed analysis on secondary cities is seen as a complement to the work carried out in the Urbanization Review, in that it zooms into what is happening within a set of cities. The Urbanization Review instead provides a broader look at the system of cities in Central America, highlighting the key bottlenecks the regions faces in moving toward more inclusive, productive, and resilient cities. The Urbanization Review can be found here: http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/134151467994680764/pdf/106268-REVISED-v2-ENGLISH-P152713-Central-America-Urbanization-Review-Final-Output-ENGLISH-2.pdf
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This raster file represents a land cover classification in David based off satellite imagery from May 3, 2015.

This land cover classification was used in the following report: Mapping Land Cover in Secondary Cities in Central America.

This work was initiated as an analytical effort to fill a gap on spatial form of secondary cities. While this is an independent output, this work is tightly linked to the work done under the Central America Urbanization Review. The analysis here described, was used as an input in the definition of urban agglomerations used in the Urbanization Review. The detailed analysis on secondary cities is seen as a complement to the work carried out in the Urbanization Review, in that it zooms into what is happening within a set of cities. The Urbanization Review instead provides a broader look at the system of cities in Central America, highlighting the key bottlenecks the regions faces in moving toward more inclusive, productive, and resilient cities.

The Urbanization Review can be found here: http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/134151467994680764/pdf/106268-...

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2018-06-05
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Map Projection: 
WGS_1984_UTM_Zone_17N
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Economy Coverage: 
Spatial Resolution (O): 
3 meters
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Geographical Coverage: 
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
GTK
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Last Updated Date: 
Monday, July 24, 2017
Organization: 
The World Bank Group
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Keith Patrick Garrett/GOST is not necessarily the originator of this data, if you have questions about this data please contact [email protected]
Modified date: 
17370
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