OpenLandMap Potential FAPAR Monthly

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Potential Natural Vegetation FAPAR predicted monthly median (based on PROB-V FAPAR 2014-2017). Description.

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1000 meters


Name Units Min Max Description
jan Fraction 0* 220*

Jan Potential FAPAR monthly

feb Fraction 0* 220*

Feb Potential FAPAR monthly

mar Fraction 0* 220*

Mar Potential FAPAR monthly

apr Fraction 0* 220*

Apr Potential FAPAR monthly

may Fraction 0* 220*

May Potential FAPAR monthly

jun Fraction 0* 220*

Jun Potential FAPAR monthly

jul Fraction 0* 220*

Jul Potential FAPAR monthly

aug Fraction 0* 220*

Aug Potential FAPAR monthly

sep Fraction 0* 220*

Sep Potential FAPAR monthly

oct Fraction 0* 220*

Oct Potential FAPAR monthly

nov Fraction 0* 220*

Nov Potential FAPAR monthly

dec Fraction 0* 220*

Dec Potential FAPAR monthly

annual Fraction 0* 220*

Anuual Potential FAPAR monthly

annualdiff Fraction 0* 220*

Annual Difference Potential FAPAR monthly

* estimated min or max value

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  • Hengl T, Walsh MG, Sanderman J, Wheeler I, Harrison SP, Prentice IC. (2018) Global Mapping of Potential Natural Vegetation: An Assessment of Machine Learning Algorithms for Estimating Land Potential. PeerJ Preprints. 10.7287/peerj.preprints.26811v5


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Code Editor (JavaScript)

var dataset = ee.Image('OpenLandMap/PNV/PNV_FAPAR_PROBA-V_D/v01');

var visualization = {
  bands: ['jan'],
  min: 0.0,
  max: 220.0,
  palette: ['0000ff', '00ffff', 'ffff00', 'ff0000']


Map.addLayer(dataset, visualization, 'Potential FAPAR monthly');
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