FORM = Foot Slope

Code: FS

Description: Flat areas at bottom of hills with non-alluvial soils.
Position: >5m above floodline
Form: <5% Slope
Soil: deposited/ weathered
Sedimentary Process: Source & Sink: eroded sediment input/output
L1 Minimum: >10m
L2 Minimum: >5m
Identification: DEM slope position/ soil map/ prior knowledge
Compatible Classes

Mine & Fill Disturbed Ornamental Paddy Irrigated Rainfed Shifting Forestry Variable Fallow Pristine
Barren Bare soil Annual Mixed Perennial
disturbed & debris livestock greenhouse household plantings public plantings turfgrass hydromorphic crops annual crops pasture mixed crop plots nursery deciduous woody crops evergreen woody crops deciduous tree crops evergreen tree crops agroforestry hydromorphic vegetation tall graminoids annual vegetation deciduous forestry plantings evergreen forestry plantings open woody mix open wooded brush open mixed trees closed woody mix closed woody evergreen closed woody deciduous mixed trees deciduous broadleaf trees deciduous needleleaf trees evergreen broadleaf trees evergreen needleleaf trees variable bare earth barren
Mapped Ecotopes

FSDAdb03 FSDAdb06 FSDMdb04 FSDMdb07 FSDPdb05 FSDPdb08 FSIAac01 FSIAac04 FSIPew45 FSPAri01 FSPAri02 FSPAri03 FSPAri04 FSRAac01 FSRAac04 FSRMmc01 FSRMoe36 FSRMoe37 FSRPoe33 FSTPot03

Citation for AEM: Ellis E. C., H. Wang, H. Xiao, K. Peng, X. P. Liu, S. C. Li, H. Ouyang, X. Cheng, and L. Z. Yang. 2006. Measuring long-term ecological changes in densely populated landscapes using current and historical high resolution imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 100(4):457-473.