Land Cover Map 2007
Land Cover Map 2007 validation

Land cover map 2007

Land Cover Map 2007

Users of the UK Soil Observatory and the mySoil mobile app are engaging in citizen science to validate the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology land cover map 2007. They are crowdsourcing information about the accuracy of the land cover map 2007 by using either their local knowledge or by comparing the provided land cover type classification to aerial photography. The collected data will be stored and used to improve the accuracy of the dataset.

For a given point location, users indicate whether the land cover map 2007 presents the correct land cover type. Where they believe it is incorrect, they submit a corrected value. Users are also encouraged to submit photographs.

Click on a gallery image to discover further information about the land cover map 2007 and the validation of the map collected by the users of the UK Soil Observatory and the mySoil mobile app.