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

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Title
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, 1992.
Subject Headings
-  Phytogeography--United States--Remote-sensing maps
-  Land use--United States--Remote-sensing maps
-  Land cover
-  United States
Notes
-  "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.
Medium
1 map : col. ; 56 x 86 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.D2 1992 .U5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701d.ct000848
Library of Congress Control Number
2001628174
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2001628174
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2001628174&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Geological Survey, U.S, and United States Environmental Protection Agency. The geographic face of the nation--land cover: land cover of the conterminous United States, 1992. [Reston, Va.: The Survey, 1992] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628174/. (Accessed December 10, 2016.)

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Geological Survey, U. S. & United States Environmental Protection Agency. (1992) The geographic face of the nation--land cover: land cover of the conterminous United States, 1992. [Reston, Va.: The Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628174/.

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Geological Survey, U.S, and United States Environmental Protection Agency. The geographic face of the nation--land cover: land cover of the conterminous United States, 1992. [Reston, Va.: The Survey, 1992] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628174/>.