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Land Capability Classification

Land evaluation with LandPKS. The 8-Class Land Capability Classification is used for land evaluation to support land use planning in many countries. Learn how to use LandPKS to determine and adjust LCC evaluations.

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What is Land Capability Classification?

The Land Capability Classification (LCC) System is a global land evaluation ranking that groups soils based on their potential for agricultural and other uses. LCC can help determine if land is suitable for certain uses and whether there are risks for degradation.

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LandPKS for Land-Use Planning in Ethiopia

Adane Buni, former Ethiopian LandPKS Coordinator, describes how LandPKS is being used for land-use planning by the Ethiopian Agriculture Department.

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