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Cheatgrass mapping in Squirrel Creek Wildfire, WY in 2014

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2014-04
End Date
2014-09

Citation

West, A.M. and Jarnevich, C.S., 2017, Cheatgrass mapping in Squirrel Creek Wildfire, WY in 2014: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7J67F5X.

Summary

This data bundle contains some of the inputs, all of the processing instructions and all outputs from two VisTrails/SAHM workflow. These models specifically include field data of locations with >40% cover of cheatgrass (presence) and <40% cover of cheatgrass (absence). Predictors included rasters derived from LandSat 8 imagery (_archive_FinalModel_revised) or from a digital elevation model (_archive_TopoOnly_revised). Details about all inputs are included in the associated manuscript. The three bundle documentation files in each data bundle are: 1) '_archive_bundle_metadata.xml' (this file) which contains FGDC metadata describing the archive bundle. 2) '_archive_raster_inputs.csv' a list of the raster inputs that were used to generate [...]

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Amanda M West
Originator :
Amanda M West, Catherine S Jarnevich
Metadata Contact :
Catherine S Jarnevich
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems
SDC Data Owner :
Fort Collins Science Center

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_archive_FinalModel_revised.zip 2.85 MB
_archive_TopoOnly_revised.zip 1.91 MB
_archive_bundle_metadata.xml
Original FGDC Metadata

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Purpose

To provide efficient and complete documentation and reproducibility for species distribution model results. Field data and predictors were collected to create predicted maps of cheatgrass patches with >40% cover within the Squirrel Creek fire area to aid U.S. Forest Service and Wyoming Game and Fish in cheatgrass control measures.

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F7J67F5X

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