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Land Cover/Natural Vegetation Communities (Group Level), West Mojave and Eastern Slopes, DRECP


Original Data Basin Creation Date
2013-04-02 16:51:50
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2013-11-20 16:59:50


The California Department of Fish and Game (CDFG) Vegetation Classification and Mapping Program (VegCAMP) and contractor Aerial Information Systems (AIS) created a fine-scale vegetation map of a portion of the western Mojave Desert in California. The mapped area is bounded to the west and south by USDA Ecoregional Subsection 322Ag of the Mojave Desert (Miles and Goudey 1997). To the east, the portion mapped by AIS (approx. 4,202,000 acres) is bounded by the borders of a vegetation map produced in 2004 for the Mojave Desert Ecosystem Program (MDEP). VegCAMP mapped a portion of the area mapped previously for the MDEP (approx. 776,000 acres) using the finer-scale rules and classification that AIS used for the larger portion (see Figure [...]


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Data source
Aerial Information Systems, California Dept. of Fish and Game
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:36:22 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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Type Scheme Key
UniqueKey Data Basin a36c61389d0f43aa85a45e6e6248507b

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