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Central Mojave Vegetation Map
Entry ID: usgs_fresc_cpfs_centrmojavegmap

Abstract: The Central Mojave Vegetation Map (mojveg.e00) displays vegetation and other
land cover types in the eastern Mojave of California. Map labels represent
alliances and groups of alliances as described by the National Vegetation
Classification. The nominal minimum mapping unit is 5 hectares. Each map unit
is labeled by a primary land cover type and a secondary type where applicable.
In addition, the ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 37.23   S: 34.12   E: -114.81   W: -117.96

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kathryn Thomas
Dataset Title: Central Mojave Vegetation Map
Dataset Release Date: 2002
Dataset Release Place: Flagstaff, Arizona
Dataset Publisher: USGS, BRD, FRESC, Colorado Plateau Field Station
Data Presentation Form: vector digital data
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
Quality Please refer to process steps and the Central Mojave Vegetation Map Final
Report. This data set is an ArcInfo polygon coverage that has been successfully
processed using the ArcInfo build command. All polygons are closed and have a
single label point. We assumed, based on literature review and personal
observation, that ... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Use
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Colorado Plateau Field Station, Southwest Biological Science Center, Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 520-670-5534
Fax: 520-670-5001
Email: kathryn_a_thomas at
Contact Address:
USGS Sonoran Desert Research Center
125 Biological Sciences East, Bldg 43
University of Arizona
City: Tuscon
Province or State: Arizona
Postal Code: 85721
Phone: 541-750-7343
Fax: 541-758-7761
Email: GLienkaemper at
Email: geo at
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
Pacific NW Station
3200 SW Jefferson Way
City: Corvallis
Province or State: OR
Postal Code: 97331
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-08-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-08-27