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Anthropogenic Biomes of the World, Version 1

Abstract: The Anthropogenic Biomes of the World Dataset, Version 1 describes globally-
significant ecological patterns within the terrestrial biosphere caused

by sustained direct human interaction with ecosystems, including agriculture, urbanization, forestry and other land uses.

Conventional biomes, such as tropical rainforests or grasslands,

are based on global vegetation patterns related to ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide information on global land use for research on human-environment

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 83.08   S: -55.75   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27