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Map 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

Names

  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
  • United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

Created / Published

  • [Reston, Va.] : The Survey, 1992.

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 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2001628174

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

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. [Reston, Va.: The Survey, 1992] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628174/.

APA citation style:

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. [Reston, Va.: The Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628174/.

MLA citation style:

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. [Reston, Va.: The Survey, 1992] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001628174/>.