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.


Key:

 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