Agriculture and Land Resources

National Land Use Land Cover Mapping Using Multi-Temporal Satellite Data For Year 2005

The main objectives  outlined in the project are:

  1. To generate land use/ land cover data base for the period 2005-2006 using three seasons (kharif, rabi & zaid) IRS P6, LISS-III satellite data and repeat the exercise at every 5 year...

Digitization and Geo-referencing of Village-wise Soil Maps in GIS Environment

Considering the pitiable  conditions of these maps, SSST wing of Agriculture Department has decided to utilize the advanced techniques of remote sensing and  GIS to preserve this database by bringing them on to a common platform and also by...

Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Sericulture

The main objectives are to identify additional potential sites for the development of silkworm food plants for mulberry sericulture in the non-traditional sericulture State like Maharashtra. The proposed areas  are  Jalna, Beed, Latur,...

Mapping of Land Degradation Using Multi-Temporal Satellite Data in Maharashtra

Realizing the need for reliable information on degraded land, and the potential of space borne multi-spectral and multi-temporal data inventory and monitoring, land degradation mapping is taken up as part of Natural Resources (NR)  Census programme...

Delineation / Identification of Hilly Blocks and Hilly Sub-blocks under HADP for Maharashtra State

To evolve plans and programmes which would stimulate socio-economic growth, development of infrastructure and promotion of ecology of the areas covered by HADP.

Conventional inputs used for the project: ...

Crop Damage Assessment

Satellite remote sensing is efficiently put to use for crop damage assessment in Maharashtra State on case-to-case basis from last five years in collaboration with State Agriculture Department, especially in mono-cropping areas.  Crop damage...

Cotton Acreage Estimation Using Remote Sensing Techniques

The major objectives are to  :

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Watershed Information System (WIS)

The prime objective of this information system is the utilization of  remote sensing and GIS technologies for the management and monitoring of watershed development activities in the state with following aspects:

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Wasteland Mapping

Under Construction ....

National Landuse / land cover mapping

Under Construction ....