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Title: "Terrestrial Biomes (layer)" (2006)
Description: Terrestrial Biomes (layer) is a symbolized and labeled display presentation of the World Wildlife Fund Terrestrial Ecoregions data set. The geographic and attribute data of World Wildlife Fund Terrestrial Ecoregions are symbolized and labeled to create the layer. All features are uniquely symbolized based on the BIOME attribute and labeled by class based on the ECO_NAME attribute. Terrestrial Biomes (layer) provides a common and useful display of World Wildlife Fund Terrestrial Ecoregions for a better understanding of the data set contents. Add this layer to a map to display useful information about the data set and that integrates well with other data set layers.
Keywords and Themes: Biodiversity, Biota, Ecoregions, Ecosystems, Evolution, Global 200, Global Rarity, Habitat, Species Endemism, Species Richness
Filename Prefix: Terrestrial Biomes.lyr
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2006/data_maps/world/data/
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Data Type: ESRI LYR - See Description for required data set
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Spatial Extent: World
Source Scale: 1:3,000,000

Created by: varies
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: varies
Published Date: 20061001

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2006
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2042
Acquired Date: 20061122
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Record ID: 2706_edm06