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Fire Fuel Inventory, Yosemite National Park from the U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division

Abstract: The fuel inventory data involves 144 var. radius plots measured for vegetative
cover and structure by species and fuel loading. Standing and downed fuel is
estimated by size, class and type. Wood and leaf litter fall data are
collected annually. This dataset was collected in Yosemite National Park road
corridors between 1200 and 2400 meters.

This dataset is part of the U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources
Division, Global Change Program.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.0   S: 37.0   E: -119.0   W: -120.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-05-13
ISO Topic Category
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Data Center
Yosemite National Park Field Station, Western Ecological Research Center, Biological Resources Division, USGS, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 209-379-1306
Fax: 209-379-1116
Email: jan_van_wagtendonk at
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
Biological Resources Division
Western Ecological Research Center
5083 Foresta Road, P.O. Box 700
City: El Portal
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 95318
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1996-12-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2001-03-29