Maps The geographic face of the nation--land cover : land cover of the conterminous United States, 1992 /

Format Maps
Contributors Geological Survey (U.S.)
United States. Environmental Protection Agency
Dates 2001
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Land Cover
Land Use
Remote Sensing Maps
United States
The geographic face of the nation--land cover : land cover of the conterminous United States, 1992 /
Other Title
Land cover of the conterminous United States, 1992
Contributor Names
Geological Survey (U.S.)
United States. Environmental Protection Agency.
Created / Published
[Reston, Va.] : The Survey, [2001]
Subject Headings
-  Phytogeography--United States--Remote-sensing maps
-  Land use--United States--Remote-sensing maps
-  Land cover
-  United States
-  "The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has produced a land cover dataset for the conterminous United States from 1992 Landsat Thematic Mapper imagery and supplemental data. The seamless National Land Cover Dataset (NLCD) contains 21 categories of land cover information suitable for a variety of state and regional applications, including landscape analysis, land management, and development of nutrient and pesticide runoff models."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 map : col. ; 56 x 86 cm.
Call Number
G3701.D2 2001 .U5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3701d ct000848
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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