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National Land Cover Database 2001 (NLCD01) Tree Canopy Layer Tile 4, Southeast United States: CNPY01_4


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Andrew E. LaMotte, and Michael E. Wieczorek, 2010, National Land Cover Database 2001 (NLCD01) Tree Canopy Layer Tile 4, Southeast United States: CNPY01_4: U.S. Geological Survey.


This 30-meter resolution data set represents the tree canopy layer for the conterminous United States for the 2001 time period. The data have been arranged into four tiles to facilitate timely display and manipulation within a Geographic Information System, browse graphic: nlcd01-partition.jpg The National Land Cover Data Set for 2001 was produced through a cooperative project conducted by the Multi-Resolution Land Characteristics (MRLC) Consortium. The MRLC Consortium is a partnership of Federal agencies (, consisting of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S. Forest [...]


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Andrew LaMotte
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Andrew LaMotte
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Andrew E. LaMotte, Michael E. Wieczorek
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U.S. Geological Survey
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U.S. Geological Survey
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U.S. Geological Survey

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To provide complete, current, and consistent public domain information of national land use and land cover. This national (conterminous United States) data set was developed for use by the U.S. Geological Survey's National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program. NAWQA uses land-use data to assess land-use change, such as urban development and loss of agricultural lands as well as to allocate nutrient and pesticide loads to particular land-use categories.
Tree Canopy Layer Tile 4, Southwest United States
Tree Canopy Layer Tile 4, Southwest United States



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