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LandCoverNet Europe

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LandCoverNet is a global annual land cover classification training dataset with labels for the multi-spectral satellite imagery from Sentinel-1, Sentinel-2 and Landsat-8 missions in 2018. LandCoverNet Europe contains data across Europe, which accounts for ~9.5% of the global dataset. Each pixel is identified as one of the seven land cover classes based on its annual time series. These classes are water, natural bare ground, artificial bare ground, woody vegetation, cultivated vegetation, (semi) natural vegetation, and permanent snow/ice. There are a total of 840 image chips of 256 x 256 pixels in LandCoverNet Europe V1.0 spanning 28 tiles. Each image chip contains temporal observations from the following satellite products with an annual class label, all stored in raster format (GeoTIFF files):

  • Sentinel-1 ground range distance (GRD) with radiometric calibration and orthorectification at 10m spatial resolution
  • Sentinel-2 surface reflectance product (L2A) at 10m spatial resolution
  • Landsat-8 surface reflectance product from Collection 2 Level-2

Radiant Earth Foundation designed and generated this dataset with a grant from Schmidt Futures with additional support from NASA ACCESS, Microsoft AI for Earth and in kind technology support from Sinergise.

Dataset ID

ref_landcovernet_eu_v1

DOI

10.34911/rdnt.7s12zu

Creator

Radiant Earth Foundation

Contact

ml@radiant.earth

Documentation

Citation

Radiant Earth Foundation (2022) LandCoverNet Europe: A Geographically Diverse Land Cover Classification Training Dataset, Version 1.0, Radiant MLHub. https://doi.org/10.34911/rdnt.7s12zu

Python Client example

from radiant_mlhub import Dataset

ds = Dataset.fetch('ref_landcovernet_eu_v1')
for c in ds.collections:
    print(c.id)

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Source Imagery Collections

Description

LandCoverNet Europe Sentinel 2 Source Imagery

License

CC-BY-4.0

Collection ID

ref_landcovernet_eu_v1_source_sentinel_2

Description

LandCoverNet Europe Sentinel 1 Source Imagery

License

CC-BY-4.0

Collection ID

ref_landcovernet_eu_v1_source_sentinel_1

Description

LandCoverNet Europe Landsat 8 Source Imagery

License

CC-BY-4.0

Collection ID

ref_landcovernet_eu_v1_source_landsat_8

Labels Collection

Description

LandCoverNet Europe labels

License

CC-BY-4.0

Collection ID

ref_landcovernet_eu_v1_labels