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Land cover classification for Fanno Creek, Oregon

January 1, 2011

Fanno Creek is a tributary to the Tualatin River and flows though parts of the southwest Portland metropolitan area. The stream is heavily influenced by urban runoff and shows characteristic flashy streamflow and poor water quality commonly associated with urban streams. This data set represents the floodplain land cover as derived from light detection and ranging (LiDAR) data and aerial photographic imagery. The land cover classifications represent current conditions (2009).

Citation Information

Publication Year 2011
Title Land cover classification for Fanno Creek, Oregon
DOI 10.3133/70046369
Authors Steven Sobieszczyk
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Unnumbered Series
Index ID 70046369
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse

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