Description: Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05)
Short Name: auscover_fractional_cover_bs
Metadata contact organization: AusCover
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Licence notes: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)
Type: Environmental (gridded)
Classification: Vegetation
Units: % Bare Soil
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Notes: Data are MODIS NBAR-derived 16-days fractional cover of Photosynthetic Vegetation (PV), Non-Photosynthetic Vegetation (NPV) and Bare Soil (BS). Fractional cover represents the exposed proportion of PV, NPV or BS within each pixel. In forested canopies the photosynthetic or non-photosynthetic portions of trees may obscure those of the grass layer and/or bare soil.
Keywords: PAR
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