EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Vegetation Features - Points (Digital Map Database of China)

Description
This coverage contains vegetation features throughout China, represented by points. Vegetation polygons less than 1.5 square millimeters on the source map are represented as points. These features include mangrove forests, economically exploited forests (bamboo, coffee, etc.), shrub and grassland areas. Not all vegetation types found in China are represented in this coverage.
Publisher
National Bureau of Surveying and Mapping (NBSM)
Place(s)
China and People's Republic of China
Subject(s)
biota, environment, Vegetation, Land cover, and Environment
Year
1980-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
Harvard