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In Situ Validation Dataset for GlobeLand30 in Henan Province, China

LIAO Shunbao1,2HUANG Yabo2JI Guangxing2YANG Xu2HOU Pengmin2YUE Yanlin2
1 Institute of Disaster Prevention,Beijing 101601,China2 College of Environment and Planning,Henan University,Kaifeng 475004,Henan,China


Published:Jul. 2017

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Key Words:

Globleland30,in situ samples,data validation,Henan Province,Geographical Research


In order to validate the GlobleLand30, 114 in situ data samples were selected in Henan Province, China in 2015. Land cover types had been identified for the 114 samples according to the GlobleLand30 specification of land cover classification system. After checking and correcting the samples of field survey with Google Earth, the in situ validation dataset in Henan province was produced and used as a reference data to analyze the accuracy of GlobeLand30. The validation result indicates that the overall accuracy of the GlobleLand30 covering Henan Province is 83.33%. This dataset can be used not only for GlobleLand30 verification, but also for other land use / land cover accuracy analysis in Henan Province at similar resolution. The In Situ Validation Dataset for GlobeLand30 in Henan Province, China is consisted of two parts: one is the in situ validation spatial data in .kmz and shp formats and the other is the comparison data in .xlsx format between the in situ validation samples and its related data from the GlobleLand30. The compressed data size of the dataset is 30.9KB. The analysis paper based on the dataset has been published at the journal of Geographical Research, No. 8, Vol. 35, 2016.

Foundation Item:

Ministry of Science and Technology of the P.R. China (2012FY111800); Henan Province (16A520081); Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDA05050000)

Data Citation:

LIAO Shunbao, HUANG Yabo, JI Guangxing, YANG Xu, HOU Pengmin, YUE Yanlin. In Situ Validation Dataset for GlobeLand30 in Henan Province, China[J/DB/OL]. Digital Journal of Global Change Data Repository, 2017.

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ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 InSituVal_Henan_for_GlobeLand30.rar 23.72KB
2 SampleSite.kmz 7.19KB