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Global Vegetation Types, 1971-1982 (Matthews)
Entry ID: VEG1X1_419_1


Summary
Abstract: A global digital data base of vegetation was compiled at 1 degree latitude by 1 degree longitude resolution, drawing on approximately 100 published sources. Vegetation data from varied sources were consistently recorded using the hierarchical UNESCO classification system. The raw data base distinguishes about 180 vegetation types that have been collapsed to 32.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Matthews, E.G. 1999. Global Vegetation Types, 1971-1982 (Matthews). ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/419
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-01-01
Stop Date: 1982-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
NOT APPLICABLE
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15


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