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Table 8 Land use and cover change detection matrix of the Gelda catchment (2004-2014)

From: Land use/cover dynamics and its drivers in Gelda catchment, Lake Tana watershed, Ethiopia

 Change to LULC 2014 (ha)
LUT Bare ground Shrubs Grassland Forest cover Farmland and settlement Total
Change from LULC 2004 (ha)
 Bare ground 32.85 102.42 117.18 0.63 33.03 286.11
 Shrubs 17.73 1342.89 527.31 102.6 924.75 2915.28
 Grassland 372.78 3377.97 892.35 30.24 3259.98 7933.32
 Forest cover 0.72 106.38 21.15 575.82 543.33 1247.4
 Farmland and settlement 224.46 3534.84 373.68 250.02 9499.86 13882.86
Total 648.54 8464.5 1931.67 959.31 14260.95 Total
  1. N.B. Entries on the cell of the matrix along the diagonal in italic indicated no change was observed in LULC classes, i.e., no loss or no gain