Nursery Area, Wildlife

Coordinate system: 4269 - "NAD83"

Abstract:

This data set is a polygon feature that identifies an area where a wildlife species raises its newborn, if that area is different from the Birthing Area. For this data set, the different Wildlife Nursery Area types collected by the Natural Resources Values Information System (NRVIS) include:

  • Caribou Nursery Area
  • Moose Nursery Area
  • Waterfowl Nursery Area
  • Supplementary tables can be used and are available for download from the additional documentation section. Supplementary look-up table descriptions are available in the data description document, which is available for download from the additional documentation section. This layer is part of what was known as the OMNR Non-Fundamental Dataset.

    Additional Documentation