5.4 Product Content

The FVC, LAI and FAPAR products contain 3 datasets each, comprising the following fields:

  • a vegetation field;
  • an error estimate field;
  • a quality control information field.

The data is coded in HDF5 format. The HDF5 files in Land SAF system have the following structure:

  • A common set of attributes for all kind of data, containing general information about the data;
  • A dataset for the parameter values;
  • Additional datasets for metadata (e.g., quality flags, error field).