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NYS ITS GIS Program Office

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GIS Data Set Details

Data Set Name Description Theme Metadata
Hudson Valley Forest Fragmentation
Revised: February 2020
The NYSDEC Hudson River Estuary Program in collaboration with Cornell University and the NY Natural Heritage Program evaluated forest fragmentation in the estuary watershed based on 2016 national land cover data and fragmenting features such as roads, railroads, and non-forest habitat. The layer displays continuous patches of forest greater than 100 acres, classified into core forest and a 100-meter buffer of edge forest habitat.  Habitat
Land Use/Land Cover
Watersheds/Water Supply


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