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LANDFIRE - Existing vegetation type for the Oregon Portion of the North Pacific LCC, USA (version 1.1.0)

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Original Data Basin Creation Date
2012-05-15 12:59:11
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2012-05-15 12:59:11

Summary

The LANDFIRE existing vegetation layers describe the following elements of existing vegetation for each LANDFIRE mapping zone: existing vegetation type, existing vegetation canopy cover, and existing vegetation height. Vegetation is mapped using predictive landscape models based on extensive field reference data, satellite imagery, biophysical gradient layers, and classification and regression trees.DATA SUMMARY: The existing vegetation type (EVT) data layer represents the current distribution of the terrestrial ecological systems classification developed by NatureServe for the western Hemisphere (http://www.natureserve.org/publications/usEcologicalsystems.jsp). A terrestrial ecological system is defined as a group of plant community [...]

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<div>Wildland Fire Science, Earth Resources Observation and Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey</div> <div><br /></div> <div><div style="font-weight: inherit;font-style: inherit;vertical-align: baseline;"><span style="font-weight: inherit;font-style: inherit;vertical-align: baseline;">United States Forest Service</span></div></div>
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:37:38 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin 4a3e359b105f4df3b655276d0e91689b

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