NCC Stream Classification

Feb 23, 2018 (Last modified Mar 9, 2018)
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This dataset contains the results (01/31/2018) of the stream classification for the Canadian portion of the Northern Appalachian – Acadian Ecoregion (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and eastern Quebec). Using a seamless base hydrography layer for the region, freshwater ecosystems were classified based on five biophysical characteristics: size, gradient, alkalinity, temperature, and tidal Influence.
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Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC)
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Uploaded March 5th, 2018
Millar, W. & A. Olivero Sheldon. (2018). Freshwater Classification: Northern Appalachian - Acadian Region. Nature Conservancy of Canada, Atlantic Regional Office. Fredericton, New Brunswick.
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