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Table 1 Land cover class descriptions

From: An exploratory GIS-based method to identify and characterise landscapes with an elevated epidemiological risk of Rhodesian human African trypanosomiasis

Land cover class Description
Crops, agricultural and open savannah Agricultural land or grassland with occasional trees/bushes (not seasonally flooding)
Woodland and dense savannah Grassland with dense trees/bushes (not seasonally flooding) and patches of woodland
Built up and bare ground Towns or villages with high building density or bare murrum or mud
Open water Areas of open water
Lake fringe swamps Lake edges with a high density of papyrus, water hyacinth and water lilies
Seasonally flooded grassland Savannah which floods during the wet season, with occasional trees/bushes