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Global Ecosystems Viewer

October 27, 2021

The Global Ecosystems Viewer provides visualization and feature identification of continental and global ecosystems data. Data from the Global Ecosystems activity allow for a fine resolution inventory of land-based ecological features anywhere on Earth, and contribute to increased understanding of ecological pattern and ecosystem distributions. Data from the Global Ecosystems activity allow for a fine resolution inventory of land-based ecological features anywhere on Earth, and contribute to increased understanding of ecological pattern and ecosystem distributions. Ongoing efforts focus on an ecological land classification approach emphasizing ecologically meaningful characteristics of the land, i.e. bioclimate, landform, and lithology.