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Agro industrial plantation
(from Forest Atlas of DRC: Agro Industry)
on May 20, 2016.
updated 5 days ago.
This layer represents the limits of the areas allocated for industrial plantations resulting from a contract or agreement concluded between the State and an agricultural operator, enabling the latter to exploit the private domain of the State within the precise limits, with a view to Agricultural production. The law governing the fundamental principles of agricultural holdings in Congo is Law n ° 11/022 of December 24, 2011. The data of this layer were produced by the Department of Inventory and Forest Management (DIAF) with the technical support of WRI to (1 / 50,000) of the Landsat, Aster, Alos satellite imagery, combined with other administrative data from the Ministry of Agriculture. The quality of these data may vary depending on the source; They represent the state of the plantations in 2013. This layer does not guarantee the exhaustive presence of all agro-industrial plantations in the DRC. Its updating is continuous.