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Table 1 Proportion of different land use/land cover categories around Wular Lake

From: Influence of land use/land cover on the water chemistry of Wular Lake in Kashmir Himalaya (India)

LULC class parameters Catchment
Wular I Madhmatti Erin Wular II Wular periphery
Agricultural land 30.1 28.4 14.3 28.2 47.0
Alpine grassland 1.8 0.4 0.6 0.4 0
Built up 9.0 4.9 2.1 4.9 6.7
Dense forest 10.8 8.4 15.7 8.4 0
Forest plantation 2.4 6.6 0.2 6.6 14.0
Horticultural land 16.2 10.8 3.1 10.8 19.1
Snow-covered/glacial area 0 0.2 23.0 0.2 0
Sparse forest 16.9 17.5 38.8 17.5 0
Wasteland 11.0 16.9 0.5 16.9 0.1
Water bodies 0.2 1.1 0.8 1.1 2.2
Wetland 1.1 4.2 0.4 4.2 10.6