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vegetation types
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
A plant community with distinguishable characteristics.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/7025.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/7025
Used For
vegetation characteristics
Broader Term
vegetation
Narrower Term
alpine tundra
alpine vegetation
cerrado
chaparral
forests
fynbos
grasslands
groves
heathlands
pine barrens
pinyon-juniper
riparian vegetation
savannas
shrublands
taiga
treeline
tundra
woodlands
Related Term
land resources
normalized difference vegetation index
plant communities
vegetation index
vegetation structure
Spanish
tipos de vegetación
Term Number
7025