India, being the second most populated country in the world, has one of the highest population density. This leads to rapid development of a location-at times unregulated. The major metropolitan cities have expanded beyond their boundaries, giving rise to satellite cities. It has hence become very important to keep check on land usage and understand its change over time.
Land cover is a data set which combines the power of location-based data with technology to give amazing insights about horizontal expansion in this scenery of rapid urbanisation. Land cover data is extensively used for the following operations:
Apart from government and infrastructure developers, there are various other organization which may benefit from land cover data include:
By using semi-automated classification and remote-sensing to produce accurate imagery, Lepton offers one of the best solutions to derive land resource information. You can write to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org to know more about how land cover data can help you track the development of an area.