Data Biosphere GNV65

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LEGEND for ECOLOGICAL MAP of the VEGETATION COVER OF TOGO (Based on Landsat Images, UNEP/FAO 1977)

Class Class Name

(I Dry Continental Zone ) 1 Semi-deciduous forest and deciduous forest 2 Tree savanna (dominant), woodland savanna and shrub savanna 3 Tree savanna and shrub savanna with high incidence of cultivation *4 Complex of woodland (dominant), semi-deciduous forest (mainly galleries), medium altitude woodland savanna, tree savanna and shrub savanna.

(II Dry Coastal zone )

5 Degraded semi-deciduous forest with high incidence of cultivation 6 Tree savanna (dominant), woodland savanna and shrub savanna 7 Mosaic of cultivation and fallow derived from semi-deciduous forest 8 Riverain formations: relics of semi-deciduous forest, seasonally inundated grassland, swamp grassland

(III Very Dry Continental zone )

9 Saxicoline shrub formations 10 Tree and shrub savanna with high incidence of cultivation 11 Woodland (protected) in a hydromorphic depression

(IV Sub-Humid zone at Medium Altitude )

12 Mosaic of semi-deciduous forest and deciduous forest, partly degraded 13 Medium altitude shrub savanna

(V Dry to Sib-Humid Zone at medium Altitude

*14 Riverain formations: woodland, palm grassland, seasonally inundated grassland 15 Tree and shrub savanna with a high incidence of cultivation (derived from #4) 17 Riverain formations (extra class)

* classes corrected from original map legend (switched)