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20 Most Recent Public BIOS Data Layers


  1. Renewable Energy - Verified Project Applications (BLM) [ds491]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/17/2014. Contact: BLM, . Bureau of Land Management.
    The layer shows proposed renewable energy projects (wind and solar) requesting Right-of-Way (ROW) on BLM lands (from BLM download).

  2. Renewable Energy - Preliminary Project Applications (BLM) [ds492]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/17/2014. Contact: BLM, . Bureau of Land Management.
    A shapefile showing Renewable Energy Proposed Project (Preliminary) Right-of-Way permit requests - Bureau of Land Management. (Separate from "Verified" project proposals/permit requests.)

  3. Understory Monitoring (Hexagon) - Sierra Nevada Ecoregion - SMP/EBM [ds1065]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/17/2014. Contact: Wright, David. California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    Data on shrubs from the Sierra Monitoring Project (SMP)/Ecoregional Biodiversity Monitoring (EBM) project ("project").

  4. Natural Areas Small - California Essential Habitat Connectivity (CEHC) [ds1073]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/17/2014. Contact: Parisi, Monica. California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and California Department of Fish and Game (CDFG) commissioned the California Essential Habitat Connectivity Project because a functional network of connected wildlands is essential to the continued support of California's diverse natural commun ...

  5. Vernal Pool Distribution - California's Great Valley - 2012 [ds1070]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/10/2014. Contact: Witham, Carol. California Native Plant Society.
    Map showing the distribution of vernal pool habitat in the Great Valley (California) as of 2012. It also analyzes losses since 2005 and contains information on vernal pool habitat that is protected.

  6. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Survey [ds1069]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/8/2014. Contact: Dettling, Mark. Point Blue Conservation Science.
    The data set was created to document the use of riparian habitat along the Sacramento and Feather rivers by the Western Yellow-billed Cuckoo in 2012 and 2013.

  7. Shortnose Sucker - Final Critical Habitat - USFWS [ds1071]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/5/2014. Contact: USFWS, . U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
    These data identify, in general, the areas of final critical habitat for Chasmistes brevirostris (shortnose sucker).

  8. Lost River Sucker - Final Critical Habitat - USFWS [ds1072]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/5/2014. Contact: USFWS, . U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
    These data identify, in general, the areas of final critical habitat for Deltistes luxatus (Lost River Sucker).

  9. California Natural Diversity Database (gov ed) [ds45]   Dataset Update   (Secure Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/2/2014. Contact: McIntyre, Patrick. California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    The California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) contains status and location information for California’s rare species and natural communities. The CNDDB includes in its inventory all special status taxa including federal and state listed species, candidates for listing, species of special concer ...

  10. California Natural Diversity Database (com ed) [ds85]   Dataset Update   (Secure Dataset)
    Date Posted: 12/2/2014. Contact: McIntyre, Patrick. California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    The California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) contains status and location information for California’s rare species and natural communities. The CNDDB includes in its inventory all special status taxa including federal and state listed species, candidates for listing, species of special concer ...

  11. Deer Spotkill Heat Map - Region 2 - 2013 [ds1066]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/24/2014. Contact: Curlis, Chris. California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    This is a heatmap (a graphical representation of data where the individual values contained in a matrix are represented as colors) of 2013 deer hunt kills within the California Department of Fish & Wildlife (CDFW) North Central Region (Region 2).

  12. Ringtail Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds827]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  13. Bighorn Sheep Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds828]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  14. Mule Deer Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds829]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  15. Mohave Ground Squirrel Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds830]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  16. Round-tailed Ground Squirrel Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds831]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  17. Little Pocket Mouse Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds832]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  18. Desert Pocket Mouse Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds833]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  19. Southern Grasshopper Mouse Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds834]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

  20. Pallid Bat Connectivity Modeling for the California Desert Linkage Network [ds835]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 11/21/2014. Contact: Penrod, Kristeen. Science & Collaboration for Connected Wildlands.
    The Linkage Design addresses the habitat and movement needs of 44 focal species.

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