Natural Resources, School of


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Published in GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, VOL. 28, NO. 10, PAGES 2089-2092, MAY 15, 2001.


The land cover classes developed under the coordination of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme Data and Information System (IGBP-DIS) have been analyzed for a study area that includes the Conterminous United States and portions of Mexico and Canada