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Table 1 The land use land cover data sets that are publicly available for Kenya.

From: Optimum land cover products for use in a Glossina-morsitans habitat model of Kenya

Data Set Spatial Resolution Classification Scheme Classes in Kenya Temporal Range Platform
Africover 1:200,000 Regional FAO LCCS 29 1995 LANDSAT (Bands 4,3,2)
CLIPcover 1 km Combination of GLC2000 and Africover 43 1995/1999 – 2000 NA
GLC2000 1 km FAO LCCS 22 1999 – 2000 SPOT 4
IGBP DISCover 1 km IGBP 16 1992 – 1993 NOAA
UMd GLCC 1 km UMd modified IGBP 11 1992 – 1993 NOAA
MODIS Type 1 1 km IGBP 16 Produced Annually 2001 – 2004 MODIS Terra
  500 m IGBP 17 Produced Annually 2001 – 2005 MODIS Terra & Aqua
MODIS Type 2 1 km UMd modified IGBP 14 Produced Annually 2001 – 2004 MODIS Terra
  500 m UMd modified IGBP 14 Produced Annually 2001 – 2005 MODIS Terra & Aqua
MODIS Type 3 1 km LAI/FPAR 9 Produced Annually 2001 – 2004 MODIS Terra
  500 m LAI/FPAR 11 Produced Annually 2001 – 2005 MODIS Terra & Aqua
MODIS Type 4 1 km Net Primary Production 9 Produced Annually 2001 – 2004 MODIS Terra
  500 m Net Primary Production 9 Produced Annually 2001 – 2005 MODIS Terra & Aqua
MODIS Type 5 1 km Plant Functional Type 11 Produced Annually 2001 – 2004 MODIS Terra
  500 m Plant Functional Type 12 Produced Annually 2001 – 2005 MODIS Terra & Aqua
  1. Each type MODIS of product is sub divided into 500 m and 1 km data sets.