Express-evaluation of potentially erosive soils on the territory of Ukraine, by using the remote sensing data with consideration of climatic factors and vegetation

1Lyalko, VI
1Elistratova, LO
1Apostolov, OA
1Khodorovsky, AYa.
2Czechniy, VM
1Scientific Center for Aerospace Research of the Earth, Institute of Geological Science of the NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv
2Institute of Geography of the NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv
Dopov. Nac. akad. nauk Ukr. 2018, 3:87-94
Section: Geosciences
Language: Ukrainian

An approach to the express-evaluation of the degree of potential erosion of a territory is developed. The approach includes using the data from a digital model of relief, climatic factors, and vegetation. The express-evaluation of potentially erosive areas of the soil cover on the territory of Ukraine is carried out according to the developed methodology. The ranking of potentially hazardous areas according to the degree of danger has been carried out.

Keywords: digital model of relief, NDVI, precipitation, remote sensing methods, soil erosion
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