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The process of sorting or arranging entities into groups or categories; on a map, the process of representing members of a group by the same symbol, usually defined in a legend.

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Adding up several rasters to show the change

I want to add several images such that their change is shown in different colors. Such as the following in which I simply added two images in their grayscale. But I would like to have a colored ...
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Running OTB Random Forest Classification

I am having trouble processing a satellite image using the RF (Random Forest) classification, that is a machine learning algorithm in the Orfeo Toolbox of QGis 2.18.1. When I run the Tool, the ...
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Reproducing Paper Results for Land Cover Mapping of Satellite Imagery?

I am interested in training a neural network to perform pixel-based classification for land cover mapping of satellite data. In order to learn more about this interesting field I am trying to ...
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Pickling a Classifier in Google Earth Engine

I'm busy trying to create a widely applicable reedbed vegetation classifier that could potentially classify any given area within Europe. I already have training data for an area around the Balaton ...
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Classify image using segmentation analysis using QGIS and OrfeoToolbox

I am working on a project where we have made a RGB orthomosaic using a drone which I want to classify using QGIS. I am not a fan of unsupervised classification, and I started exploring the ...
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What is the convergence threshold for ArcGIS Iso Cluster?

The ArcGIS tool Iso Cluster Unsupervised Classification does not seem to have any documentation on the convergence threshold used in the tool. To compare, Erdas Imagine has all of the necessary ...
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QGIS: Cropland Data Layer - how to add class names to .tif file?

I'm working with a clip of the Cropland Data Layer (raster), which has a number for each value coded to a crop type. I want to add these crop type / class names to the .tif file (and have them show up ...
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How to use a conditional logic on Impervious Mapping

I am trying to use a logic ( rule -based classification ) to extract built-up area, similar to as suggested by Xu (2007).He uses, three spectral indices, SAVI( Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index), NDBI ( ...
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ASTER mineral indices with VINR and SWIR data

I need to run a supervised classification on ASTER data in order to map a rock formation, which is composed of chert. There is no shortage of indices which can be used to highlight silica rich ...
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R: Can raster predict function pass to predict.rfsrc (a prediction function in a parallel verion of RandomForest)?

It seems that raster predict function can pass to predict.randomForest by setting the "type='response'". I am using a parallel version of randomForest package called the "randomForestSRC" and I am ...
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Image classification for a study site falling over two adjacent Landsat 8 scenes (qGIS or ArcGIS)

This question concerns work-flow rather than specific methodological problems. I will be using GRASS to classify Landsat 8 images to create a vegetation map for a study site that happens to fall over ...
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Calculating range of values for a class for landscape analysis

I am working on a large scale landscape analysis in Qgis: on several raster layers i made (using SRTM dem as source data) i am doing a reclassification procedure. Reclassification is based on a set of ...
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Add classification with laspy

I need to add classification to create a LAS file. I used the code below but it was miss-classified. Is there any problem with the code? And what is the difference between: out.file classification ...
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Conditional Expanding in ArcGIS Desktop?

I would like to reclassify a LC map given some conditional rules (raster with 8 classes total). Using the illustration, I would like to expand the green pixels (two distinct classes) on the white ...
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Can I symbolize based on the syntax in a description attribute colum?

I got a kmz-file from an organization and the attribute table has a colum 'description' with a synthax that holds import information (such as date built, water source, village etc.) instead of a ...
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Orthophoto land use classification in QGIS

I am using a CIR orthophoto and tried to make a land use classification with the use of Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin in QGIS. I work in QGIS 3.2 but I get errors that my ROI are too small (...
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Supervised classification using endmember spectra (using ENVI 5.1)

We are trying to map land cover classes over a small watershed. We have selected training sites (during a field campaign in early 2017) and determined their spectral profiles on a Landsat 8 image ...
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Importing classification bitmap made by another software into QGIS?

I am currently trying to import a classification bitmap made by our own deep learning software into QGIS. The classification is saved in a TIF file, the classes are 8-bit integers. We have the class ...
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Delineating coastline with panchromatic imagery

I have a panchromatic satellite image with a large coastline area and my goal is to delineate this coastline with a maximum accuracy and minimum amount of manual work. What is the best option to ...
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reading .tif and .tif.aux.xml as a whole using geotools

I have sample.tif, sample.tif.aux.xml, sample.qml files in a directory. The .qml and .xml files contain classification data about .tif file. For example my .xml file is something like this: <...
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Erdas 2014 process time signature editor supervised classification

I am currently using erdas imagine 2014 with 64bit OS. Basic configurations of my computer are; i7 3820 3.60 GHz CPU, 16 GB memory (RAM), gforce GTX 680 SLI 256 bit Graphic card ( 2GPU ), 250 GB ssd. ...
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Supervised Classification Plugin QGIS: change input image; use another raster layer

I'm doing supervised classification on a sugar cane field for identifying vegetation, soil, and soil and litter. The plugin is only taking in the GeoTiff taken from the multispectral camera we used (...
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Classifying data as Natural Breaks using ArcPy?

Is there any chance I can create a simple python script to classify my data as Natural Breaks? I have only created a script for quantile classification, but it is not enough for my work. arrp = ...
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QGIS - Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin v.4.9.5 - When trying to create ROI getting Error[43]: Attribute table error

when I try to create a ROI within the Plugin: Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin, I am getting the Error: Attribute table error. Which means it is not creating MC ID / MC Info or C ID / C Info in ...
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What does “Information [18]: Select at least one signature” in the semi automatic classification plugin mean?

I am using the semi automatic classification plug in to classify vegetation and water in a satellite image. I create training shp and signature list. When i hit "classification preview" it gives me ...
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Remote sensing Classification and texture analysis compared with QGIS zonal statistics

I am Using Geomatica to analyse suburban spectral signature in Las Vegas. Ran a texture analysis on all band images. Combined texture bands with original image bands to run an unsupervised ISODATA ...
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Landsat Data to Map Slums in India

I am working on a project to answer the following geographic question: How much have slum areas increased in Mumbai, India, since the 1970's (or earliest data). I have downloaded LandSat imagery and ...
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How to batch classify a multi-temporal raster image stack?

I am using dense time stacks of remotely sensed imagery to analyse vegetation change in the Arctic from 1984-2010 for one scene. I will be needing to classify each image, likely using the Maximum ...
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QGIS 2.2.0-Valmiera 64bit on windows 8.1 displays error while creating ROI in SAC plugin

I don't know what happened while creating ROI during Classification using Semi automatic Classification Plugin 3.1.0 "Rome" installed on hp Pavillion i7 with windows 8.1 When i started to generate ROI ...
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Flood extent extraction from satellite images

How can I extract the floodwater from satellite images? Is the image classification method accurate for moderate-resolution satellite (Terra/Aqua MODIS)? Or are there more accurate methods?
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ISODATA unsupervised classification in ArcMap 10.1

I’m doing a project on landsat 5 images. I’ve composited the images into 1 raster, and I want to classify the raster with ISODATA Unsupervised Classification. How do I calculate the best number of ...
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Classifying land use in polygons using aerial imagery

I am trying to use the shapefile here: https://environment.data.gov.uk/DefraDataDownload/?mapService=EA/HistoricLandfill&Mode=spatial to work out how much of the sites are covered in trees. I ...
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Is there a Post-classification Majority Analysis feature on Google Earth Engine (Similar to ENVI)?

In ENVI there's a Majority/Minority Analysis function that allows you to to change spurious/"wrongly classified" pixels within a large single class to that class (it also allows you to enter kernel ...
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Selecting certain segments when creating training set for classification in ArcGIS?

I am trying to classify an RGB image in ArcGIS 10.7. When I try to use the 'select segment' option to create a training set I am allowed to pick only certain segments to add to my training set. For ...
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Google Earth Engine: convert image collection to image

I want make Supervised Classification for all images in imagecollection. I make one image with all bands, but i can't make classification, console give error: merged.sampleRegions is not a ...
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ArcMap cloud removal process

I am working with Landsat 8 data. I have performed the necessary pre-processes that I want (atmospheric and topographic correction and pan-sharpening, using QGIS and ERDAS). I am now working on ...
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Running classification on image collection using Google Earth Engine?

I have ImageCollection. composed of satellite images which shows Zebras on grasslands. The location of each zebra is stored within a point shapefile, which I uploaded as a "table" into Earth Engine. ...
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Classifying coordinates on land/on water using QGIS very slow processing issue

I'm very new to QGIS. I have a problem related to the "select by location" tool of QGIS. I have loaded 10 different layers into my map containing data of waters (rivers, canals etc.). Now, I want to ...
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How to create coordinate system (using Lat/Long) across IR & VIS satellite images

A recent project of mine has been to gather IR and VIS data from WeatherUnderground's online site for the purposes of creating fun and informational temporal GIFs. Now, I'd like to take it a step ...
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How can you identify loam/clay settlements with Sentinel-2 Images when using eCognition?

I am doing my thesis research about analyzing settlements in Mali with Sentinel2 images with the use of the program eCognition (object-based). We have trouble with determining the settlements because ...
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Supervised Classification within the bounds of a FeatureCollection

I am a bit new to classification within GEE and was hoping to get some help regarding classifying within a specific region. var bands = ['NDVI']; var landSat = ee.Image(ee.ImageCollection('LANDSAT/...
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Linear Regression on single image with multiple bands in Google Earth Engine

I have a single image with 3 bands representing different properties for water detection and a 4th band for reference (ground truth - water/no-water). I want to perform a linear regression using the 3 ...
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How to automatically get/assign contour height attributes?

I have quite a simple problem yet I can already guess the solution is going to be pretty complicated. I'm using QGIS and was wondering if there is a simple way for the computer to automatically assign ...
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Merging and Clustering Rasters using QGIS?

I have 3 rasters for three regionalized variables (r1, r2, r3). The rasters have the same projection, origin and cell spacing. Can I merge this into ONE "multivariate" raster? (ie x,y,r1,r2,r3) I ...
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Classifying image using image segmentation in google earth engine

I am trying to classify a Landsat 8 image in google earth engine. I have to classify them object based, since I am building on an earlier research where they have used object based classification. ...
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semi automatic plugin v value in automatic threshold calculation

what does the 'v' defined value stands for in automatic threshold calculation in semi automatic plugin in QGIS
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Classify / section line or group of points according to shape (with shapely objects)

Is there any python module/function that classifies/sections a shapely line according to the shape the line forms? If not, I could do it with the positions of the points that form the line. I would ...
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Training Sample Automation

Background, in case it helps: My objective is to (eventually) fully automate the mass digitization of grain silos. To this end, I have set out to first find a way to automatically identify silos in a ...
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Photogrammetric point cloud classification

My question is regarding the point cloud classification and editing work for a photogrammetric point cloud generated using drone based imagery. My objective is the generation of a digital elevation ...
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Using Maximum Likelihood Classification and raster border in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have tried multiple times to see if this was an issue with my supervised classification, but I don't think it is. I created my training samples and created a signature file. Per my course, I need to ...