USDA Forest Service

USDA Forest Service

Ecological SubsectionsEcological Subsections of Southeast Alaska and Neighboring Regions of Canada

This geospatially explicit vector-based polygon dataset identifies 85 terrestrial ecological subsection delineations present in Southeast Alaska and the Tongass National Forest. Within each subsection one can expect to find a relatively consistent occurence and distribution of vegetation types. Due to the hydrologically-influenced geomorphology of Southeast Alaska specific key indicators of physiography, lithology, and surface geology were employed to systematically distinguish terrestrial ecosystems.

Data and Resources

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    Map Service :: ArcGIS JS Map

    http://seakgis03.alaska.edu/rest/services/USFS/USFS_EcologicalSubsections/MapServer?f=jsapi

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    Map Service :: Google Earth

    http://seakgis03.alaska.edu/rest/services/USFS/USFS_EcologicalSubsections/MapServer/kml/mapImage.kmz

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    Map Service

    http://seakgis03.alaska.edu/rest/services/USFS/USFS_EcologicalSubsections/MapServer

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    Map Service :: ArcMAP Layer

    http://seakgis03.alaska.edu/rest/services/USFS/USFS_EcologicalSubsections/MapServer?f=lyr

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    Website :: GeoPortal Details Page

    http://seakgis03.alaska.edu/geoportal/catalog/search/resource/details.page?uuid={7FDAE508-7142-4559-8785-ACE2048DCFF2}

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    Website

    http://seakgis.alaska.edu/data/EcologicalSubsections.zip

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    Metadata :: Source

    http://seakgis03.alaska.edu/geoportal/csw?getxml=%7B7FDAE508-7142-4559-8785-ACE2048DCFF2%7D

Status: Complete
Type: Data
Primary Contact
Schrader, Barbara
Regional Ecologist
Email: bschrader@fs.fed.us
Work: 907-586-7863
Primary Agency
USDA Forest Service
Type
Federal

Other Agencies
USDA Forest Service

Collection
Southeast Alaska GIS Library

Source Portal
Southeast Alaska Science Catalog ::

Direct Record Link
http://epscor.portal.gina.alaska.edu/catalogs/9422-ecological-subsectionsecological-subsections-of
  • Import completed 2014-05-19 10:59:01 -0800
    2014-05-19 10:59:01 -0800
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