Ecoregions of Alaska

Professional Paper 1567
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This publication represents a milestone in the U.S. global change research program on the land characterization of Arctic land processes. The book describes 20 ecological regions and includes a folded, color-coded map that shows them. The map legend summarizes the characteristics of each region and has 41 color photographs of representative sites. The map and accompanying information should prove helpful in making practical decisions concerning land management planning and in determining the availability of natural resources.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Ecoregions of Alaska
Series title Professional Paper
Series number 1567
DOI 10.3133/pp1567
Year Published 1995
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Contributing office(s) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center
Description Report: iv, 73 p.; Plate: 39.00 x 20.50 inches
Country United States
State Alaska
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N
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