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KRIS E. Marin Sonoma: Chart Page

Area Sonoma Creek
Topic Land Cover: EPA Land Use, Upper Sonoma Cr Sub-basin 1992 Landsat
Caption:  This chart displays EPA Land Cover/Land Use data by Calwater Planning Watershed in the upper Calwaters of the Sonoma Creek sub-basin. Classes are derived from a 1992 Landsat image. Calwaters contain conifer and mixed hardwood/conifer forests (19-40%) in higher elevation areas and maintain grassland at lower elevations (9-19%). Agriculture and orchards/vineyards cover 2-14% of these Calwater basins. Nathanson Creek and Lower and Upper Sonoma Creek Calwaters contain 5-8% residential area. Click on the Map tab to view the EPA Land Cover/Land Use GIS layer. Click on Info Links for more information.

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