The RAMPIA coal block has been allotted the coal block lease in the sundargarh district. The assignment involved preparation of a land use plan of the mine lease area for submission with the Forest Diversion Proposal. The process involves selection and procurement of High Resolution Satellite Imagery (Panchromatic + Multi Spectral) from the NRSC Hyderabad. Interpretation of the Satellite Imagery to identify the land use pattern and preparation of the GIS database along with the thematic map data layers.
The land use assessment of Coal block helped in
- GIS based mapping of mine lease area along with the current land use pattern to provide the base document for comparative analysis with post mining land use data
- Document required for submission along with the Forest Diversion Proposal
High Resolution Satellite Imagery, Geographical Information System, Database Management System