Predicted Stream Species Richness

Overview

This layer depicts predicted stream species richness as based on a random forest model of known samples with local and regional variables.

Data Layer Description

Source

The Nature Conservancy; New York Natural Heritage Program

Location

New York

How to get the data layer

These data are available for viewing but not, at this time, available in downloadable GIS format.

How you might make use of this data layer

This layer could be used to identify freshwater streams of biodiversity significance across the state that might be suitable conservation targets.

How to get more information

Contact:

New York Natural Heritage Program
625 Broadway, 5th Floor
Albany, NY 12233-4757
518-402-8960
nathert@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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