Species Mapping

Understanding the geographic distribution of plants and animals is central to NatureServe’s species conservation efforts. 

NatureServe scientists work in the field in Peru. Photo by Jennifer Swenson.

Distribution maps facilitate protection and management of individual species, and the combined use of maps for many species allows us to indentify “hotspots” of biodiversity, regions with unique species assemblages, and sensitive areas containing imperiled species.

  1. Biotics 5

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  2. Vista Applications for Military Installations

  3. NatureServe Hotspots Map

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  4. National Species Dataset

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