Mapping and Evaluating Erosion using Remote Sensing and GIS in the Mfilou Catchment Area
Adolphe Kempena, Guylène Ursule Mountso,
Geoffroy Ibiassi Mahoungou, and Hugges Bruno Gummed Boumba
Geographic focus: Congo / Brazzaville
Date completed: 2002
Although water erosion is a natural process, it is often intensified by human activities. A team from the Geographical Cartographic Production and Research Center in Brazzaville, Congo, used remote sensing and GIS to create a method of evaluating erosion in the Mfilou catchment area.
Topics / keywords: Erosion; GIS