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land cover
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P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
The physical materials characterizing the surface of land. These include trees, grasses or other vegetation, rocks as well as human-modified structures. Land cover is often observed by remote sensing technology.
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agroecological zones
land management
land use
land use and land cover maps
landscape ecology
landscape management
open space
cobertura de la tierra
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