Ecological Characterization of the Salt River Bay National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve, U.S. Virgin Islands
For more information about the project or additional project publications, visit the Research Project Page
This project began in January 2004 and was completed in April 2005. We gathered a time series of aerial photographs, mapped coral reefs, mangroves, and seagrasses, and summarized previous ecological studies into a descriptive report for use by scientists and resource managers. For more information about this projects data contact Matt Kendall.
Habitat Digitizer - used to delineate habitat features and select habitat features
Data and Maps
Below you will find GIS shapefiles, grids, or image mosaic ZIP files that contain their respective metadata and ArcGIS legend files. Benthic and land cover maps are provided in a PDF format for quick and easy download and printing. These PDF files are formatted to be printed on 8.5 inches by 11 inches (21.6 centimeters by 27.9 centimeters) paper. Additional information on the data products and maps below are provided in the Report.
DISCLAIMER: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Biogeography Branch does not guarantee the accuracy of the geographic features or attributes. Please see the metadata records for each data set for complete information on the source, limitations, and proper use.