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Vvw: hydrologically-defined vulnerability, climate velocity for Great Northern LCC

Dates

Publication Date
Time Period
2010

Citation

Theobald DM, Monahan WB, Harrison-Atlas D, Hansen AJ, Jantz P, and Gross JE. 2015. Assessing vulnerability, land use and climate change at landscape scales: Landforms and physiographic diversity as coarse-filter targets representing species and processes. In: Hansen AJ, Monahan WB, Theobald DM, and Olliff ST (Eds.), Climate change in wildlands: Pioneering approaches to science and management in the Rocky Mountains and Appalachians. Island Press.

Summary

This dataset is one of a dozen or so datasets that provide the basis for a vulnerability assessment of the Great Northern LCC that examines land use and climate changes at landscape scales, for the full LCC boundary. It provides a measure of vulnerability based on climate velocity using a watershed-based analysis. The values range from 0 to 1 and are unitless, where Vvw = Ev x (1-Aw). The original floating point values ranging from 0-1.0 were multiplied by 100 and converted to integer format for this dataset.

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Vvw_FGDC.xml
Original FGDC Metadata

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Vvw.tfw 83 Bytes
Vvw.tif.aux.xml 5.07 KB
Vvw.tif.vat.cpg 5 Bytes
Vvw.tif.vat.dbf 896 Bytes
Extension: Vvw.zip
Vvw.tif 21.45 MB
Vvw.tif-ColorRamp.SLD 2.07 KB

Purpose

This dataset should be used in conjunction with other datasets contained in this package. For more details on the creation and intended uses of the data, please see: Theobald DM, Monahan WB, Harrison-Atlas D, Hansen AJ, Jantz P, and Gross JE. 2015. Assessing vulnerability, land use and climate change at landscape scales: Landforms and physiographic diversity as coarse-filter targets representing species and processes. In: Hansen AJ, Monahan WB, Theobald DM, and Olliff ST (Eds.), Climate change in wildlands: Pioneering approaches to science and management in the Rocky Mountains and Appalachians. Island Press.

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Spatial Services

ScienceBase WMS

ScienceBase WCS

Communities

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

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Additional Information

Raster Extension

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minX-131.21017618670763
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maxX-105.28121338670763
rasterTypeGeoTIFF
nameVvw
files
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size22493947
dateUploadedThu Nov 19 11:21:12 MST 2015
nameVvw.tif-ColorRamp.SLD
contentTypeapplication/sld+xml
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size2117
dateUploadedThu Nov 19 11:22:47 MST 2015
nativeCrsEPSG:4326

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