Land-use and land-cover change in montane mainland southeast Asia.

  title={Land-use and land-cover change in montane mainland southeast Asia.},
  author={Jefferson M. Fox and John B. Vogler},
  journal={Environmental management},
  volume={36 3},
This paper summarizes land-cover and land-use change at eight sites in Thailand, Yunnan (China), Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos over the last 50 years. Project methodology included incorporating information collected from a combination of semiformal, key informant, and formal household interviews with the development of spatial databases based on aerial photographs, satellite images, topographic maps, and GPS data. Results suggest that land use (e.g. swidden cultivation) and land cover (e.g… CONTINUE READING
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