Vegetation Map and Digital Database of South Florida's National Park Service Lands

Interactive map information:
Vegetation (original)   (Display scale range = 1:10,000 - 1:100,000)
The vegetation shapefiles described below were reprojected to UTM, Zone 17, WGS 84 using ArcToolbox 8.3.
Vegetation (generalized to 30m)   (Display scale range = 1:100,000 - 1:750,000)
The vegetation shapefiles described below were reprojected to UTM, Zone 17, WGS 84 using ArcToolbox 8.3 and generalized to 30m in ArcView 3.3 using the Point & Polyline Tools v1.2 extension.

Downloadable layer information
Source(s): Center for Remote Sensing and Mapping Science, Department of Geography at The University of Georgia, South Florida Natural Resources Center at Everglades National Park
Projection: UTM, NAD83, GRS80
Scale: 1:15,000 Year:    1999  
Format: shapefile, polygon
Metadata: uga_vegetation_html.zip (886 KB, 89 files)
uga_vegetation_xml.zip (959 KB, 89 files)
Sample metadata file - Panther Mound
Download:
( 108MB )
The Vegetation Map and Digital Database of South Florida's National Park Service Lands includes 89 shapefiles corresponding to USGS 7.5 minute quadrangles.

The Everglades Vegetation Classification System table includes the vegetation classes used in the shapefiles. You can also find this information in the Entity/Attribute section of each metadata file.
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