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2015-01-22

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Rainwater Basin Joint Venture, 2014-07-11, RWB Wetland Complex Vegetation Map 2012: Rainwater Basin Joint Venture: Grand Island, NE, http://rwbjv.org/, http://rwbjv.org/for-landowners/gis-projects/.

Summary

This shapefile maps the 2012 vegetation communities for all historic wetlands in the Rainwater Basin region of Nebraska, USA. Vegetation communities include cropped areas that rarely pond water, cropped areas that often pond water, bare soil or mudflat, standing water, moist soil species, wetmeadow species, grasses, reed canarygrass, river bulrush, cattail, and woody species. Communities are based on training data from 2012 field vegetation surveys of over 12,000 points. This map is an update of a RWB vegetation map created in 2004. These data were processed by Ele Nugent, Roger Grosse, and Andy Bishop with the Rainwater Basin Joint Venture (RWBJV), with help from RWBJV Geographic Information Systems Laboratory staff. RWBJV, Nebraska [...]

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Shapefile: Veg_map_2012_final.zip
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Purpose

These data map the vegetation communities in all wetlands in the Rainwater Basin (RWB) region of Nebraska, USA. The purpose of the map is to aid conservation activities, research, and land management in RWB wetlands. Please visit http://rwbjv.org/for-landowners/gis-projects/ for a complete description of the data, including methods, processing steps, and accuracy assessment.

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  • Great Plains Landscape Conservation Cooperative
  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal

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