admin,authorGlobal Aqua Remote Sensing (GARS) laboratory

Global Lake Area

Basic descriptions GLAKES is a comprehensive dataset that comprises the maximum extents of 3.4 million lakes with surface area >0.03 km² over the past four decades (from 1984 to 2019). Overall, the GLAKES dataset shows marked improvements over previous global lake datasets, considering its advantages in global coverage, high spatial resolution, long-term changes, spatiotemporal consistency,