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PROBA-V helps monitor various land types

PROBA-V helps monitor various land types


Title:PROBA-V helps monitor various land types

Description:This false colour PROBA-V 100m image of Chinese town Hotan was taken on 14 August 2014 and shows the agricultural areas and two crossing streams that are situated around Hotan. PROBA-V can distinguish between different land cover types ranging from deciduous and evergreen forest types, to cropland, shrubland, wetlands or snow and ice.

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