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GlobCover V.2.2 Land Cover product now available

17 December 2008

The ESA GlobCover Team is pleased to announce the availability of the GlobCover V.2.2 Land Cover product. The GlobCover system is an automated global classification chain based on ENVISAT's MERIS FR 300m. Level 1B data covering the period between December 2004 and June 2006.

The land cover map is released with the Product Description and Validation Report and is available through the Ionia GlobCover Portal.

The product consists of a global mosaic and eleven regional mosaics, accompanied by the relevant documentation, legend and colour maps.