2016 mangrove cover for Beqa Island. Layer generated by supervised classification , aided by digitization of training samples and corrected accordingly by visual interpretation of trained officers and available ground collected data. Mapping project conducted jointly by SPC-GIZ with the assitance of Forestry Department Fiji.
- Publication Date
- June 18, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
- Raster Data
- Beqa , Fiji , Mangrove
- Maintenance Frequency
- Frequency Of Maintenance For The Data Is Not Known
To study the Mangrove distribution on Beqa island.
- Data Quality
- Classification was verified and corrected using high-resolution visual interpretation and available past ground truth data. No on-field data verification was carried out after classification.
- Supplemental Information
Mangrove covers a total area of 112 hectares on Beqa island.
- Spatial Representation Type
- grid data is used to represent geographic data