Land Cover® plus: Crops 2015-2020

UKCEH Land Cover® plus: Crop maps are detailed, satellite-derived, digital maps of crops in Great Britain. They provide annual crop information or over 2-million fields in Great Britain.

To date, UKCEH Land Cover® plus: Crop maps have been produced for 2015 (partial GB coverage), 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 (full GB coveage). The crop maps become available each autumn, with advance maps of Oilseed Rape accessible from August each year.

New products are available towards the end of each Calendar year.

Data acquisition was funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) under research programme NE/N018125/1 ASSIST – Achieving Sustainable Agricultural Systems ASSIST is an initiative jointly supported by NERC and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).

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Correspondence/contact details

UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Maclean Building, Benson Lane, Crowmarsh Gifford
OX10 8BB

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ASSIST,  Crops,  Land cover Limitations on crop productivity Satellite,  Sentinel-1,  Sentinel-2,  WP4
Natural Environment Research Council
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
Last updated
28 June 2021 14:29