The classifications laid out in this report are not intended to replace or override state classifications or habitat types, but rather to put them into a broader context. They are intended to serve present mapping applications, as well as future applications that will emerge from the ever-increasing refinements in mapping technology.
The Northeast Habitat Classification and Mapping Project: Final Report
Gawler, S. C. 2008. Northeastern Terrestrial Wildlife Habitat Classification. Report to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries on behalf of the Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. NatureServe, Boston, Massachusetts. 102 pp.