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Original Data Basin Creation Date
2011-11-14 15:45:27
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2012-01-09 09:39:46

Summary

Percent of ecoregion area covered with forest habitat. We derived the forest map from forest and woodland classes of the Global Land Cover 2000 data set (JRC 2003) with areas of human habitation and infrastructure from the Global Rural-Urban Mapping Project database (CIESIN et al. 2004) removed. We applied a zonal sum procedure to those data to show the amount of forest by ecoregion. These data were derived by The Nature Conservancy, and were displayed in a map published in The Atlas of Global Conservation (Hoekstra et al., University of California Press, 2010). More information at http://nature.org/atlas. Data derived from: Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), International Food Policy Research [...]

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<a href="http://nature.org">The Nature Conservancy</a>
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:38:08 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin ff10a966216a4995a036a2cf63f74ce2

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