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Identifying Land Patterns from Satellite Imagery in Amazon Rainforest using Deep Learning

@article{Rakshit2018IdentifyingLP,
  title={Identifying Land Patterns from Satellite Imagery in Amazon Rainforest using Deep Learning},
  author={Somnath Rakshit and Soumyadeep Debnath and Dhiman Mondal},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2018},
  volume={abs/1809.00340}
}
The Amazon rainforests have been suffering widespread damage, both via natural and artificial means. Every minute, it is estimated that the world loses forest cover the size of 48 football fields. Deforestation in the Amazon rainforest has led to drastically reduced biodiversity, loss of habitat, climate change, and other biological losses. In this respect, it has become essential to track how the nature of these forests change over time. Image classification using deep learning can help speed… 

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