Data Source: Copernicus Land Monitoring Service

Title: Permanent Water Bodies

Language: eng

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The HRL on permanent water bodies maps permanent lakes and ponds, rivers and coastal water surfaces, such as lagoons and estuaries. It does not include the sea and ocean, as well as liquid dump sites.The mapping of permanent water bodies HRL is using the same time series of high ...


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Copernicus Initial Operations 2011-2013 Land Monitoring Service pan-European...

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  • Data for downloadHTML

    The data is available as raster data in European projection (EPSG: 3035) with 20 and 100m resolution. The full EEA39 is covered in a single raster.

  • Product specificationsN/A

    GIO land (GMES/Copernicus initial operations land) High Resolution Layers (HRLs) – summary of product specifications

Dataset Info

Revision: 2015-08-25T11:37:40