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Baileys Ecoregions Domain, Division, Province, Section, Subsection

Dates

Original Data Basin Creation Date
2013-04-17 08:39:07
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2013-04-17 08:39:07

Summary

This map layer is commonly called Bailey’s ecoregions and shows ecosystems of regional extent in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Four levels of detail are included to show a hierarchy of ecosystems. The largest ecosystems are domains, which are groups of related climates and which are differentiated based on precipitation and temperature. Divisions represent the climates within domains and are differentiated based on precipitation levels and patterns as well as temperature. Divisions are subdivided into provinces, which are differentiated based on vegetation or other natural land covers. The finest level of detail is described by subregions, called sections, which are subdivisions of provinces based on [...]

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Data Owner :
CPA Administrator
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  • Data Basin

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Provenance

Data source
USFS Forest Service
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:36:19 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
UniqueKey Data Basin 66df111b22bb4155878a81f5fb5ade0d

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