Analyzing Land Change and Its Impacts

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups:
Poster #:
Day: 4/3/2019
Start / End Time: 12:40 PM / 2:20 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Washington 2, Marriott, Exhibition Level
Organizers: Yi-Chen Wang
Chairs: Yi-Chen Wang


Land use land cover change is one of the most important interacting components of global change affecting the Earth system. The advancement in remote sensing techniques and the availability of geospatial data have greatly facilitated land use land cover change research. This session welcomes papers on investigation of land use land cover change and its environmental consequences.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Ariel Weaver*, University of Louisville, A Remote Sensing Perspective: Classifying the Human Footprint in the Zambezi Region Using Random Forest and Object-Based Classification Methods 20 12:40 PM
Presenter Jie Dai*, San Diego State University/University of California, Santa Barbara, Dar Roberts, University of California, Santa Barbara, Douglas Stow, San Diego State University, Agricultural expansion, urbanization and community forestry: Forty years of land cover change in the Chitwan District, Nepal 20 1:00 PM
Presenter Yachen Xie*, Michigan State University, Jiaguo Qi, Michigan State University, Analyzing the Impact of Dam construction in Lower Mekong River Basin (LMRB) 20 1:20 PM
Presenter Israt Jahan*, University of Delaware, Tracy DeLiberty, University of Delaware, Urban heat island development and changes in three large cities of Bangladesh. 20 1:40 PM
Presenter Chun-Wei Huang*, National Taiwan University, Department of Geography, Hui-Xian Lau, National Taiwan University, Department of Geography, Global analysis for recognizing the relationships between urban biodiversity and urban landscape patterns. 20 2:00 PM

To access contact information login