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USE = Ornamental

Code: O

Description: managed for aesthetic, conservation & other non-production uses
Surface: tillage/ edging
Vegetation: ornamental perennials & annuals/ some fruits or intensive vegetables planted & harvested/ transplanted/ weeded/ fertilized/ herbicided
Water: from rainfed to intensive irrigation/ drainage
Livestock: rare
L1 Minimum: >2 m linear/ >10 m polygon
L2 Minimum: >0.1m linear/ >5m polygon
Identification: seasonal NDVI/ plot geometry/ & prior knowlege

Compatible Classes

Anthropogenic Mounded Excavated Terraced Slope Floodplain Foot Slope Bench Plateau Summit Sloping Steep Slope Marsh Flowing Marsh Shallow Stream Seasonal Stream Seasonal River Water Margin Canal Margin River Margin Small Pond Large Pond Reservoir Small Canal Large Canal Lake Stream River
Annual Mixed Perennial
household plantings public plantings turfgrass hydromorphic vegetation 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 water bare earth barren
Mapped Ecotopes

ANOAgr01 ANOAgr04 ANOAgr05 ANOAgr08 ANOAhp02 ANOAhp03 ANOAhp10 ANOAhp11 ANOAhp12 ANOApp13 ANOApp14 ANOApp15 ANOMhp05 ANOMhp06 ANOMhp13 ANOMhp14 ANOMhp15 ANOMhp31 ANOMpp05 ANOMpp06 ANOMpp17 ANOMpp18 ANOMpp19 ANOMpp20 ANOPhp08 ANOPhp16 ANOPhp17 ANOPhp18 ANOPhp32 ANOPpp09 ANOPpp11 ANOPpp21 ANOPpp22 ANOPpp23 FPOMpp06 FPOMpp19 FPOPhp08 FPOPpp10 SLOMhp06 SUOAhp10 SUOApp16 SUOMhp15

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.