NPS Cumberland-Piedmont Network Vegetation Maps

These are shape files of vegetation maps for the 9 Parks of the CUPN described in the Draft Report: “Digital Vegetation Maps for the Cumberland-Piedmont I&M Network”, Feb. 29. 2008, Thomas Jordan and Marguerite Mamap (pdf)en, Center for Remote Sensing and Mapping Science (CRMS), The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602.

Each ZIP file contains shape files of the vegetation maps (both park and buffer areas), metadata and AVL files defining color assignments for use in ArcView and ArcGIS. The Vegetation Class Descriptions are provided in MS Word Format DOC files and in the Attribute section of the metadata records. Maps for all parks are also provided in JPG format.

To download data, right-click on the hyperlink and select “Save Link As..” from the drop down menu.

Click on Park name to view metadata.

PARK Vegetation Data Maps
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace NHS (ABLI) Shapefile jpg, pdf (birthplace)
jpg, pdf (boyhood home)
Carl Sandburg NHS (CARL) Shapefile jpg, pdf
Cowpens NB (COWP) Shapefile jpg, pdf
Cumberland Gap NHS (CUGA) Shapefile jpg, pdf (east)
jpg, pdf (west)
Fort Donelson NB (FODO) Shapefile jpg, pdf
Guilford Courthouse NMP (GUCO) Shapefile jpg, pdf
Little River Canyon NPRES (LIRI) Shapefile jpg, pdf (north)
jpg, pdf (south)
Ninety Six NHS (NISI) Shapefile jpg, pdf
Stones River NB (STRI) Shapefile jpg, pdf
Kings Mountain (KIMO) * Geodatabase jpg, pdf
Russell Cave (RUCA) * Shapefile jpg, pdf
Chickamauga-Chattanooga (CHCH) – Chickamauga * Shapefile jpg, pdf
Chickamauga-Chattanooga (CHCH) – Lookout Mountain * Shapefile jpg, pdf
Chickamauga-Chattanooga (CHCH) – Reservations * Shapefile jpg, pdf
Mammoth Cave (MACA) – Preliminary Data * Shapefile jpg, pdf

CUPN Vegetation Mapping Draft Report (zipped, PDF format)

For more information, please email Tommy Jordan

Last update: August 12, 2009 11:00 pm

* PLEASE NOTE: these parks are not in the first report, but the data are provided here for convenience.