Terrestrial Sciences

Forest Type Grid

Vegetation classification is a prerequisite for understanding carbon stocks, biodiversity, sustainable use of natural resources and global change. This study has classified forest types of India based on multi-season Resourcesat-2 Advanced Wide Field Sensor (AWiFS) data of 2013.

Forest type Grid (5Km) information is hosted on Bhuvan-Forest Type Grid

Select NICES Project – Terrestrial Sciences – Forest Type Grid –Select the Forest Type and view the data. Technical Document(hyper link : Forest Type Grid)