GIS & Remote Sensing Technique to ExamineLanduse / LandcoverChanges: A Case Study of emerging industrial hub of District Solan, Himachal Pradesh

Krishan Chand, Mahima Chatranta
2011 Indian Journal Of Applied Research  
Land and water resources are the decisive factors for the socio-economic development of any country. Since now land is becoming a scare resource because of immense agricultural and demographic pressure. Hence, information on land use / land cover and possibilities of their optimal use is vital for the selection, planning and implementation of land use scheme to meet the increasing demands for basic human needs and welfare. The recent
doi:10.15373/2249555x/june2014/68 fatcat:n6im3iqwvvc4fkgc3bugzxlzte