MnModel Historical Vegetation Model, Minnesota

The Historical Vegetation Model (VEGMOD) is a high resolution statistical model of vegetation at the time of the Public Land Survey.

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Last Updated September 28, 2019, 10:03
Created September 11, 2019, 10:02
dsAccessConst None
dsCurrentRef Public Land Survey Data for Minnesota date from 1848-1907. VEGMOD was created in 2018.
dsMetadataUrl ftp://ftp.gisdata.mn.gov/pub/gdrs/data/pub/us_mn_state_dot/biota_hist_veg/metadata/metadata.html
dsModifiedDate 2019-09-28 01:42:05
dsOriginator Minnesota Department of Transportation
dsPurpose The purpose of this data is to represent vegetation at the time of the Public Land Survey for use in the MnModel project for predicting the potential for finding unknown archaeological sites early in the transportation construction planning process, so that impacts on these sites can be avoided.<br/><br/>This dataset is best suited for general reference only. It is not suitable for precise land measurements or ground surveys. <br/><br/>For more information please visit MnModel's website: https://www.dot.state.mn.us/mnmodel/index.html

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