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Protected Areas Database of the United States, PAD-US (CBI Edition) Version 2


Original Data Basin Creation Date
2011-04-21 09:13:00
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2012-11-07 12:10:26


PAD-US (CBI Edition) Version 2 is a national database of protected fee lands in the United States. PAD-US (CBI Edition) Version 2 has been redesigned to be used along with the National Conservation Easement Database (NCED), to visualize the entire terrestrial conservation estate of the United States. PAD-US (CBI Edition) Version 2 is limited to the continental U.S., Alaska, and Hawaii. It does not include protected areas data for U.S. territories at this time.Protected areas are cornerstones of national and international conservation strategies. By way of these designations, lands and waters are set aside in-perpetuity to preserve functioning natural ecosystems, act as refuges for species, and maintain ecological processes. Complementary [...]


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Conservation Biology Institute
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:39:12 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin f10a00eff36945c9a1660fc6dc54812e

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