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U.S. Geological Survey, 20140331, NLCD 2011 Percent Tree Canopy, 3 x 3 Degree: NLCD2011_CAN_N33W099: U.S. Geological Survey: USGS/EROS, 47914 252nd Street, Sioux Falls, SD, 57198-0001, US,,,


The National Land Cover Database 2011 (NLCD2011) USFS percent tree canopy product was produced through a cooperative project conducted by the Multi-Resolution Land Characteristics (MRLC) Consortium ( The MRLC Consortium is a partnership of federal agencies, consisting of the U.S. Geological Survey, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, NASA, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. One of the primary goals of the project was to generate current, consistent, and seamless [...]


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The goal of this project is to provide the Nation with complete, current and consistent public domain information on its tree canopy cover.

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