Land Use/Cover, Agriculture and Biodiversity Research

  • Serwan M. J. BabanEmail author
Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)


I started work in this field through a student project which required mapping agricultural land in the Warwickshire, UK based on old satellite images. This meant the lack of the necessary ground referenced data, then, I defined and promoted the use of ‘representative’ ground reference data with available historical records in the mapping process.


Geographic Information System Methane Emission Coastal Wetland Supervise Classification Classified Image 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Office of the MinisterMinistry of Agriculture and Water ResourcesHewlerIraq

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