HERITAGE PLANT TYPES (IDNR) --
Locations of endangered, threatened, and rare vascular plants along the Lake Michigan Rim, Indiana, 2008
Shows representative locations of endangered, threatened, and rare vascular plant species in northern Indiana.
This point shapefile was created to display in a geographic information systems (GIS) environment the data points that represent endangered, threatened, and rare vascular plant species location types in the Lake Michigan Rim region of Indiana. The purpose of the database is to provide detailed information for the protection of the endangered, threatened, and rare species and their habitats. The information is used to set protection priorities for the Division of Nature Preserves. It is also used for environmental reviews.
FGDC metadata: HERITAGE_PLANT_SPECIES_IDNR_LAKERIM