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Raccoon (Procyon lotor) mRACCx_CONUS_2001v1 Habitat Map

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2008
End Date
2015

Citation

U.S. Geological Survey - Gap Analysis Project, 2017, Raccoon (Procyon lotor) mRACCx_CONUS_2001v1 Habitat Map, http://doi.org/10.5066/F7FT8JGV.

Summary

This dataset represents a species habitat distribution map for Raccoon (Procyon lotor) within the conterminous United States (CONUS) based on 2001 ground conditions. This habitat map was created by applying a deductive habitat model to remotely-sensed data layers within the species' known range. See Gap Analysis Project Species Habitat Maps for more information regarding model process and user constraints. For species specific model information, see the attached Species Habitat Model Report.

Contacts

editor :
Nathan Tarr
reviewer :
Steve Williams

Attached Files

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mRACCx_CONUS_HabModel_2001v1.json
“Machine Readable Habitat Database Parameters”
73.2 KB
mRACCx_CONUS_SppRpt_2001v1.pdf
“Species Habitat Model Report”
6.03 MB
mRACCx_CONUS_HabMap_2001v1.zip
“Habitat Map Raster Data”
448.64 MB
mRACCx_CONUS_HabMap_2001v1.xml
“Species Habitat Map Metadata”
Potential Metadata Source

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8.57 KB
mRACCx_ITIS.json
“ITIS Information”
407 Bytes

Purpose

GAP distribution models represent the areas where species are predicted to occur based on habitat associations. The distribution models represent the spatial arrangement of environments suitable for occupation by a species. In other words, a species distribution is created using a deductive model to predict areas suitable for occupation within a species range. To represent these suitable environments for this species' habitat distribution model, we used the land cover and other ancillary datasets listed here in this metadata. Details on the habitat affinities and the parameters used to model are provided in the species report in the attached files section of this record.These models can be used to assess the habitat availability across the range of the species and in combination with other data to assess the conservation status or threats to the habitat for the species.

Map

Spatial Services

External WMS Service

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Provenance

Creation of item from csv file using pysb

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
GAP_SpeciesCode https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/bis/bis_identifiers/GAP_SpeciesCode mRACCx
CommonName https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/bis/bis_identifiers/CommonName Raccoon
ScientificName https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/bis/bis_identifiers/ScientificName Procyon lotor
doi https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifier/term/doi doi:10.5066/F7FT8JGV
itis_tsn_validMatch https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/bis/bis_identifiers/itis_tsn_validMatch 180575
nsid_acceptedMatch https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/bis/bis_identifiers/nsid_acceptedMatch 798324
iucn_id_verified https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/bis/bis_identifiers/iucn_id_verified 41686

OGC Web Service Extension

boundingBox
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minX-128.055025732115
maxY51.69358233856352
maxX-65.18490343702732
crsEPSG:900913, EPSG:54004, EPSG:3857, EPSG:3785, EPSG:3587, EPSG:102113
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serviceFeatureInfoUrlhttps://www.sciencebase.gov:443/geoserver/CONUS_HabMap_2001/wms?SERVICE=WMS&
capabilitiesUrlhttps://www.sciencebase.gov/geoserver/CONUS_HabMap_2001/wms?service=WMS&version=1.1.0&request=GetCapabilities
serviceLegendUrlhttps://www.sciencebase.gov:443/geoserver/CONUS_HabMap_2001/wms?SERVICE=WMS&
typeWMS
serviceVersion1.1.1
layersRaccoon (Procyon lotor) mRACCx v1
serviceCapabilitiesUrlhttps://www.sciencebase.gov:443/geoserver/CONUS_HabMap_2001/wms?SERVICE=WMS&

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