100.000m

GDM Classification of New Zealand Biotic Composition for All Forest Plants 5 groups

Landcare Research / GDM

This layer provides a classification of New Zealand ecosystems according to plant composition. Generalized Dissimilarity Modelling was used to produce a model of biotic composition in relation ship to environment and biogeography. This model was used to transform and scale environmental layers to predict community composition. The transformed environmental layers were then used to classify New Zealand into areas of similar biotic composition. The biotic data used for this model include all vascular plant taxa from NVS recce data and estimated community compositions from pollen data.

Technical Details
Layer ID 209
Data type Grid
Resolution 100.000m
Services Raster Query API, data.govt.nz Atom Feed
History
Added 07 Oct 2011
Revisions 1 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Oct. 7, 2011 from Binary Grid in NZGD49 / New Zealand Map Grid.

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