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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "Significant Natural Heritage Areas" (2008)
 
Description: The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Division of Parks and Recreation, Natural Heritage Program in cooperation with the NC Center for Geographic Information & Analysis, developed the Significant Natural Heritage Areas digital data to determine the areas containing ecologically significant natural communities or rare species. NOTE: Due to its dynamic nature, this data becomes outdated very quickly. This data was created to assist governmental agencies and others in making resource management decisions through use of a Geographic Information System (GIS).
 
Keywords and Themes: Albemarle-Pamlico Estuarine Study (APES), Environment, Natural Areas, Natural Communities, Natural Ecosystems, Rare Species
 
Filename Prefix: snha
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Mapped Drive Folder: /cgia83/ncom200803/
Total size of data files: 40 MB
 
Data Type: Shapefile
Feature Type: Polygon
Coordinate System: NAD_1983_StatePlane_North_Carolina_FIPS_3200
Datum: North American Datum of 1983Map Units: meters

Spatial Extent: North Carolina
Source Scale: 1:24,000

Created by: NC DENR, Div. of Parks and Recreation, Natural Heritage Program
Released by: NC CGIA via NC OneMap.com
Content Date: varies - see metadata
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Collection Name: NC OneMap - 3/25/2008
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Acquired Date: Downloaded Mar 25, 2008
Distribution Restrictions: Public Domain

Note: Public download and possible updated data are available from NC OneMap

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Record ID: 3318_NCOM