Primary Land and Vegetation Inventory (PLVI)
The Primary Land and Vegetation Inventory (PLVI) is a photo-based digital inventory developed to identify the type, extent and conditions of vegetation in the forested and parkland areas of the province of Alberta. This includes portions of both the Green and White areas of the province. It will include areas of the province extending north from the extent of the Grassland Vegetation Inventory (GVI) and will include areas where the detail and expense of Alberta Vegetation Inventory (AVI) are not warranted, or time and resources are limiting constraints. Ecological site phase (ecosite phase) is the main level of classification used in PLVI. A polygon may be attributed with up to 3 ecological site phases, depending on complexity and extent. PLVI captures range site attributes only within the Central Parkland Natural Subregion. The most up to date ecological site phases can be found in the Plant Community Guides. Guides are broken into individual Natural Subregions. See the Cross Reference Section for additional information. This dataset is produced for the Government of Alberta and is available to the general public. Please consult the Distribution Information of this metadata for the appropriate contact to acquire this dataset.
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- Publisher - Current Organization Name: Government of Alberta
- Licence: Open Government Licence - Alberta
Data and Resources
Primary Land and Vegetation Inventory (PLVI) - (HTML)HTMLEnglish dataset HTML
Original metadata (https://open.alberta.ca/opendata)HTMLEnglish dataset HTML
Primary Land and Vegetation Inventory (PLVI) - (XML)XMLEnglish dataset XML
PrimaryLandAndVegetationInventoryPLVI.zip (From Alberta Geodiscorver Portal metadata)ZIPEnglish dataset ZIP
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