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Title Southern Appalachia NLCD Landcover 2006
Archive All Files / GIS Raster Data / General GIS Data / Other

This file contains land cover information about the Southern Appalachians region of the United States in 2006, using National Land Cover Database (NLCD) classifications.

The 2006 Southern Appalachians Land Cover file was developed by Jeff Hepinstall-Cymerman and is designed to match the previous land cover datasets of the Southern Appalachian Mountains from 1986-2001 that were developed by Barrie Collins, Jeff Fivet, and Liz Kramer for the Coweeta Long Term Ecological Research Program.


Jeff Hepinstall-Cymerman. 2011. Southern Appalachia NLCD Landcover 2006. Coweeta LTER File Archive, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia. (

Key Words 2006, 5 Year Landcover Classification, Georgia, Landcover, NLCD, North Carolina, South Carolina, Southern Appalachians, Tennessee, Virginia
File Date Sep 20, 2011 (version 1)
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