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The Assessment and Predicting of Land Use Changes to Urban Area Using Multi-Temporal Satellite Imagery and GIS: A Case Study on Zanjan, IRAN (1984-2011)

Mohsen Ahadnejad Reveshty
2011 Journal of Geographic Information System  
Remote sensing and GIS techniques may be used as efficient tools to detect and assess land use changes.In recent years, a considerable land use changes have occurred in the greater Zanjan area.  ...  human impacts on land use change until 2020 in Zanjan area.  ...  One of other analysis in this paper related to land use persistence in the period of 1984-2011 in case study area.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jgis.2011.34026 fatcat:ygjx3f5khvf4ld74l6zvjok7nq

Simulation of Future Land Use/Cover Changes in Zanjan City, Iran Based on the CA-Markov Model and the Assessment of Its Impact on Surroundings Rural Settlements

P. Jalerajabi, R. Ahmadian
2013 Journal of clean energy technologies  
become new suburban areas of the city and their valuable agriculture lands change to urban built-up area.  ...  In this study Using Zanjan area, Iran as an example, future land use/cover changes up to 2041 were simulated based on a Markov-cellular automata model that integrates Markovian transition probabilities  ...  These changes were assessed in this research using multi temporal satellite imagery and GIS and the future changes was simulated using CA-Markov model combined with GIS. B.  ... 
doi:10.7763/ijcte.2013.v5.784 fatcat:gfjudix2sbezno4djzndzxwbfe

Housing renovation priority in the fabric texture of the city using the analytic hierarchy model (AHP) and geographic information system (GIS): A case study of Zanjan City, Iran

Soleiman Foroughi, Mezgeen Abdulrahman Rasol
2016 Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Sciences  
The results of this study can be presented to a broad range of urban managers and planners such as municipalities, housing and urban development officials to be used in modernization programs.  ...  In complex societies, the renovation of housing to ensure on-going quality and standards of living is a major issue, causing the institution of urban planners and managers.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to express their gratitude to all those who helped in this research.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ejrs.2016.05.001 fatcat:piytaxqznzaunhkkjq2rieiiue

Application of Integrated Watershed Management Measures to Minimize the Land Use Change Impacts

Fatemeh Rajaei, Reza Dahmardeh Behrooz, Ebrahim Ahmadisharaf, Saman Galalizadeh, Branislav Dudic, Velibor Spalevic, Rajko Novicevic
2021 Water  
Land use/land cover (LULC) change, as a result of urbanization and agricultural intensification (e.g., increase in the consumption of fertilizers), can intensify this pollution.  ...  We used the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) to simulate the in-stream nitrate concentration on a monthly timescale in this watershed.  ...  Acknowledgments: This work was funded by the University of Zanjan and University of Zabol. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declared that there is no conflict of interest among them.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w13152039 fatcat:tguh4lztlvbtrapnign6dg4oqe

Knowledge Extracted from Copernicus Satellite Data

Dumitru Octavian, Schwarz Gottfried, Eltoft Torbjørn, Kræmer Thomas, Wagner Penelope, Hughes Nick, Arthus David, Fleming Andrew, Koubarakis Manolis, Datcu Mihai
2019 Zenodo  
In this publication, we focus on the Polar case which requires the selection of validation areas, the generation of a training dataset, the development and testing of deep learning algorithms, and the  ...  They need to be sufficiently diverse to cover the major target areas of satellite images under varying imaging conditions and across all seasons.  ...  The results are shown for two case studies in Italy and in China The Italian ones is the Sud Fortore District of the Capitanata Irrigation consortium which covers an area of about 50'000 hectares with  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3941573 fatcat:zzifwgljifck5bpjnboetsftfu


Institute of Planners Malaysia
., Abdullah, A., Ibrahim, M., & Abdul Samad, D. (2006) ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The author extends his gratitude to Urban Resource Centre and Deputy Commissioner Awaran for sharing records and facilitating  ...  Six suspected insurgents killed in Awaran in ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to thank the Professors of Geography and Regional Planning who contributed to the data analysis software MICMAC and  ...  Both primary and secondary data were collected to support the analysis for this study. Kaduna urban area Landsat imageries were retrieved to show land cover/land use trend from 1982 to 2015.  ... 
doi:10.21837/pmjournal.v15.i3.346 fatcat:avqppc55evgfdivsugwkh3dvvi

Summer 2015 PhD Candidate in Geography and Urban Planning

Mohammad Rahnama, Lia Shaddel, Associate
2015 Iran Geographical Urban Planning Research   unpublished
Therefore, addition to keeping the use of this plain to provide the needed water depends on the neighboring realms and to achieve a sustainable management of water resources, Mashhad should be directed  ...  Extended abstract Introduction By 2050, 70% of all population is expected to live in urban areas.  ...  Methodology Nature Bridge in district 3 of Tehran, with an area of 7000 square meters is the first bridge in Iran that is merely sidewalk and connects the Water and Fire Park and the Taleghani Forest Park  ... 

Analysis of vertical distribution patterns of dust storms in association with atmospheric circulation patterns and topography in western Iran Extanded Abstract

Behruz Sarraf, Ali Rasouli, Azar Zarrin, Mohammad Najafi
2017 Physical Geography Research Quarterly   unpublished
Due to the importance of snow in the study area, the snow cover area was computed using MODIS and IRS satellite images to determine the best approach.  ...  greenhouse gas measurement .The main objectives of this study are investigation of methane concentration trend changes and amplitude in XCH 4 from 2009 to 2015 in Iran using GOSAT data and assessment  ...  Conclusion The satellite monitoring of CH 4 concentrations showed increase in about 35.09 ppb over time from 2009 to 2015 in the study area.  ... 

Proceedings of the 5th International Young Earth Scientists (YES) Congress "Rocking Earth's Future"

Thomas Rose, Gino de Gelder, David Fernández-Blanco, Melanie Jutta Sieber
Information about land use change is particularly important to understand the behaviour of land uses related to human activities in the study area.  ...  To compare the total extension of forested areas when the civil war had started in 1983 and very recent, 1984 satellite images and recent satellite images are used.  ...  APECS, in association with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), used the Second Order Draft (SOD) of the Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere (SROCC) as a platform to answer the  ... 
doi:10.2312/yes19 fatcat:f7naolrzb5drxlk22afpb45o4e