The availability of economically marginal land for energy crops is identified using the Cropland Data Layer and other soil, wind, climate data resources. All data are recognized on a 30m spatial resolution across the continental United States.
Date made availableSep 7 2022
PublisherUniversity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


  • biofuel production
  • remote sensing
  • land use change
  • Cropland Data Layer
  • marginal land

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