DATA-SET NO: LAO 0019

TITLE: Landuse Map of Laos

DESCRIPTION: Landuse Map of Laos with national boundary from WBD II

AVAILABILITY OF DATA: Free Access

ORIGIN OF DATA: The map was compiled by the interpretation of Landsat-1 imagery (1972-73) with collaboration of B.D.P.A and Gov. of France

DATA SOURCE: Mekong Secretariat

GEOGRAPHIC COVERAGE: Laos

DATE OF COVERAGE: 1972 - 73

ACCOMPLISHED DATA PROCESSES: Digitize from source maps

DATA TYPE: Vector

DATA FORMAT: Arc/Info Export format (Uncompress)

SCALE/RESOLUTION: 1:1,000,000

PROJECTION/MAP UNIT: UTM zone 48, Spheroid Everest, Center Meridian: 98ø, 12ø

DATA SUPPLIED BY: GRID - Bangkok

DATA RECEIVED: 4 October 1993

STORAGE MEDIUM: 3.5" diskette

STORAGE FILE NAME: LAO19

STORAGE SIZE: 2.2 Mb

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: No additional information available

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LISTING OF ASSOCIATED INFORMATION FILES/TABLES AND ENCODING

T1. a. File/Table Name : LAO19.PAT

b. Storage Format : Arc/Info 3.4D Table

c. Contents : Topology (by Arc/Info), Code

TITLE DESCRIPTION

TOPOLOGY As generated by Arc/Info

CODE Code for type of Landuse Type

LEGEND Legend for item CODE

d. Codes Used (Encoding) :

CODE LEGEND

1 Evergreen Forest (Dense/Undegraded)

2 Evergreen Forest (Degraded)

3 Deciduous Forest (Open/Undegraded)

4 Deciduous Forest (Open/Degraded)

5 Savanna & Bush

6 Woody & Shrubby Vegetation (Limestone Area)

7 Open Mosaic Vegitation

8 Cropland

12 Water

13 No Data Available