“Land Use and Land Cover Mapping in Europe - Practices & Trends” book release

01 Apr 2014

“Land Use and Land Cover Mapping in Europe - Practices & Trends” book was released on March 2014 by Dr. Ioannis Manakos (CERTH-ITI) and Dr. Matthias Braun (Professor at the University of Erlangen-Nuernberg). It is a concerted and multidisciplinary effort of 24 working groups across Europe to present the advancements, practices and trends for Land Use and Land Cover mapping in Europe with the use of Remote Sensing. It is focusing on: i) Framework conditions, ii) Operational European Mapping and monitoring services, iii) State of the art mapping methods, iv) National practice examples, and v) Multi-temporal monitoring in support of decision making and implementation at regional, national and local scale. The Book is published by Springer Verlag and is part of the European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories (EARSeL) Book Series within the wider “Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing” Book Series.

More details on the content and ordering of the book may be found in http://www.springer.com/earth+sciences+and+geography/book/978-94-007-7968-6.

More information: Dr. Ioannis Manakos: imanakos@iti.gr.