Applications of CLC Data

Corine Land Cover data has been used as basic reference data for many environmental studies in Europe including Ireland. A sample of the types of uses follow:

  • Preliminary Study Of The Needs Associated With A National Ecological Network, Mary Tubridy and Gearoid Ó Riain, EPA ERTDI Project 2000-LS-4-4
  • Impact of Agriculture Schemes and Payments on Aspects of Ireland's Heritage - Ch. 3 - The Current State of Irish Agriculture, The Heritage Council, 1999. Read the report online
  • National Phosphorus Model, Daly, Coulter, Mills, Teagasc. 
  • Use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Regional Policy for Sustainable Development - Best Practice, Countryside Council for Wales (PDF, 259KB). Download the report