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Oregon's Forest Atlas 2010 online edition
Oregon: Generalized Land Cover Types
 
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Changes in the amount of Oregon covered by forests has been largely influenced by land being developed to non-forest uses -- which reduces forest cover -- and new tree planting and aggressive wildfire suppression practices -- which have increased forest cover.
 

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Generalized land cover of Oregon
 
This map product analyzes the general type of land cover in Oregon, including distinctions between forest, developed lands, agriculture, water, grassland, juniper and sagebrush.
 
Map product was compiled from data collected by the U.S. Forest Service PNW Research Station in Corvallis, Oregon State University and the Oregon Department of Forestry.
 
JPG version of the map - (2.3 Mb file)
 
 

Zoom-in detail of map data
Locator map of detail zoom area - Three Sisters range, central Oregon
 
A 'map zoom' provides additional detail of land cover data for the area surrounding the Three Sisters area of the Cascade Mountain range.

Map of the zoom area
 
JPG version of the map - (1.7 Mb file)
 
 

Important information about Forest Atlas map products
 
Data for the Forest Atlas was compiled by staff with the Oregon Department of Forestry in 2010 using data generated by the U.S. Forest Service PNW Research Station in Corvallis, Oregon State University and the Oregon Department of Forestry.
 
This product is for informational purposes, and may not be suitable for legal, engineering or surveying purposes. This information or data is provided with the understanding that conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.

Data contained within the map products does not necessarily reflect conditions at a fine-detail level.  Some data models rely on site information at least one year old. All information published herein is gathered from sources which are thought to be reliable, but the reader should not assume that the information is official or final, especially for the purposes of land use determination. The Oregon Department of Forestry does not assume responsibility for errors, and all research information contained within the website is subject to change without notice.
 
Additional information is contained in the liability notice 
 

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Additional questions about Oregon's Forest Atlas 2010 can be addressed by the Oregon Department of Forestry's Agency Affairs Office.