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.

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