Regional Biomass Mapping Sweden

General Area Description

Sweden is situated almost completely in the boreal forest region, though the southernmost parts are within the hemi-boreal and nemoral regions. Its total land area is 40.8 Mha, of which 23.3 Mha is productive forest land, 5.2 Mha is mountainous vegetation, 5.1 Mha is wetland and 2.9 Mha is farmland according to the Swedish National Forest Inventory (Fridman et al., 2014; Skogsdata, 2015).

Regional Mapping Product  – Reference Year 2010

Spatial Data  SPOT 4 and SPOT 5 images registered between 2008 and 2010, forest land mask (pixel size: 25 m) derived from a 1:100 000 scale topographic map
Additional Data Land cover map “Geografiska Sverigedata-Vägkartan”, from the Swedish Land Survey. Urban and water are set to 0 in the unmasked version
Training Data Field data collected between 2006 and 2010 by the Swedish National Forest Inventory (http://www.slu.se/riksskogstaxeringen)
Algorithm k-Nearest Neighbours
Product Preview Sweden_v3
Development
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Information contact@globbiomass.org
Download pdf-map Sweden Biomass map 2010

Regional Mapping Product  – Reference Year 2005

Spatial Data  SPOT 5 images registered between 2005 and 2006, forest land mask (pixel size: 25 m) derived from a 1:100 000 scale topographic map
Additional Data Land cover map “Geografiska Sverigedata-Vägkartan”, from the Swedish Land Survey.
Training Data Field data collected between 2001 and 2006 by the Swedish National Forest Inventory (http://www.slu.se/riksskogstaxeringen)
Algorithm k-Nearest Neighbours
Product Preview sweden_knn_asar_merged_2005 sweden_knn_2005 sweden_asar_gsv_2005
Development
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Information contact@globbiomass.org
Download pdf-map Sweden Biomass map kNN 2005 /Sweden Biomass map kNN ASAR_merged_2005/ Sweden Biomass map ASAR GSV 2005

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