• Geography
  • Published 1990

Crop identification and area estimation through the combined use of satellite and field data for county Durham, northern England

@inproceedings{Shueb1990CropIA,
  title={Crop identification and area estimation through the combined use of satellite and field data for county Durham, northern England},
  author={Saleh Saber Shueb},
  year={1990}
}
This thesis investigates the use of combined field and satellite data for crop identification and area estimation in County Durham, Northeast England. The satellite data were obtained by the Thematic Mapper (TM) sensor onboard Landsat-5 on 31 May 1985. The TM data were geometrically corrected to the British National Grid and the county boundaries were digitized in order to apply the methodology used in this study on a county basis. The field data were obtained by applying a stratified random… CONTINUE READING