Insect and Disease Risk, Contiguous US

Sep 21, 2010
This map is derived from pct_baloss, the comprehensive version of the final results of the 2006 National Insect and Disease Risk Map (NIDRM) Project. Specifically, its pixel values range from 0 to 100 percent, representing the predicted percent of basal area loss over the next 15 years due to insects and diseases.
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USDA Forest Service, Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team (FHTET)
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Title: Insect and Disease Risk, Contiguous US
Credits: USDA Forest Service, Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team (FHTET)
Publication Date: 2007
Publisher: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station

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Title: A Multi-Criteria Framework for Producing Local, Regional, and National Insect and Disease Risk Maps
Credits: Krist, F., Sapio, F., Tkacz, B.
Publication Date: 2007
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USDA Forest Service, FHTET
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The USDA Forest Service shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the geospatial data described and/or contained herein. These geospatial data and related graphics are not legal documents and are not intended to be used as such. The information contained in these geospatial data is dynamic and may change over time. The geospatial data are not better than the original sources from which they were derived. The user is responsible to use the geospatial data appropriately and consistent within the limitations of geospatial data in general and these data in particular. The USDA Forest Service gives no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these geospatial data. Any products (hardcopy or electronic) utilizing these data sets shall clearly indicate their source. If the user has modified the data in any way, (s)he is obligated to describe the types of modifications they have performed on the hardcopy map. The user specifically agrees not to misrepresent these data sets, nor to imply that changes made were approved by the USDA Forest Service. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the geospatial data and aggregate use with other data.
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