Priority and Significant Ecological Areas after Exclusion

The Southeastern U.S. Ecological Framework Project was conducted in 1999-2000 by the University of Florida GeoPlan Center, and sponsored by the US EPA Region 4.


 Priority Ecological Areas after Exclusion

 Significant Ecological Areas after Exclusion

 Open Water

 Eight State Project Area

 State Boundaries

Map Scale 1:10,000,000  

Map Description:

This map shows the cumulative priority ecological areas and significant ecological areas, after excluding the following:
  • Urban and intensive agricultural land uses
  • Areas of high road density (3 miles or more per square mile)
  • Areas within 300 meters of intensive land uses
  • Areas with high densities of intensive land uses