USE = Aquaculture

Code: A

Description: aquatic livestock & crops
Surface: surface water
Vegetation: floating or submergent aquatic crops planted/ harvested/ transplanted/ weeded/ fertilized/ herbicided
Water: annual complete submergence
Livestock: usually intensive aquatic livestock production >25% of year/ including intensive feeding
L1 Minimum: >5m
L2 Minimum: >2m
Identification: water signature/ feature geometry/ prior knowledge

Compatible Classes

Marsh Flowing Marsh Shallow Stream Water Margin Canal Margin River Margin Small Pond Large Pond Reservoir Small Canal Large Canal Lake Stream River
Water Annual
Mapped Ecotopes

CAAWaq08 CBAWaq08 PAAWaq01 PAAWaq02 PAAWaq03 PAAWaq04 PAAWaq07 PAAWaq08 PBAWaq01 PBAWaq02 PBAWaq03 PBAWaq07 PBAWaq08 PBAWaq11 PBAWaq14

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.