Detailed ecosystem map of Greater Platte River Basins

Detailed ecosystem map of Greater Platte River Basins

Detailed Description

Ecosystems of the Greater Platte River Basins and of the general areas targeted for study. (Full-view, higher resolution version)

  • South Platte River area: Western High Plains Ecoregion—mixed grass, short grass, and sandsage prairie
  • Niobrara River area: Northwestern Great Plains Ecoregion—pine woodlands, eastern red cedar, deciduous woodlands, mixed grass and Sand Hills prairie (Chapman and others, 2001)

(Image modified from Level III and IV Ecoregions of the Continental United States)

Details

Image Dimensions: 2800 x 1712