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Land resource regions and major land resource areas of the United States

Land resource regions and major land resource areas of the United States

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land use -- United States,
  • Soils -- United States,
  • Water-supply -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 130

    SeriesAgriculture handbook -- 296, Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 296, 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 156 p. :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17841948M

    In United States conservation policy, Major Land Resource Areas (MLRA) are geographically associated land resource units delineated by the Natural Resources Conservation Service and characterized by a particular pattern that combines soils, water, climate, vegetation, land use, and type of farming. There are MLRAs in the United States, ranging in size from less than , acres (, Key to Land Resource Regions (LRR) and Major Land Resource Areas LRR A – NORTHWEST ERN FOREST, FORAGE, AND SPECIALTY CROP REGION 1 – Northern Pacific Coast Range, Foothills, and Valleys (Oregon and W ashington) 2 – Willamette and Puget Sound V alleys (Oregon and W ashington) 3 – Olympic and C ascade Mountains (Oregon and W ashington).

    major land resource areas (MLRAs). Different social, economic, and political cultures can be considered outgrowths of the various types of soils, crops, and climate that occur in the different regions. As a result, such terms as “corn belt” or “cotton belt” were coined to give relevance to their limits. Major Land Resource Areas are. A water resource region is the first level of classification used by the United States Geological Survey to divide and sub-divide the United States into successively smaller hydrologic units.. This first level of classification divides the United States into 21 major geographic areas, or regions. These geographic areas contain either the drainage area of a major river, or the combined drainage.

    The formal definition of Major Land Resource Areas: Major land resource areas are geographically associated land resource units, usually encompassing several thousand acres, characterized by a particular pattern of soils, geology, climate, water resources, and land use. A unit can be one continuous area or several separate nearby areas. Land resource areas - Crows Nest district land management field manual - ATG SHP, TAB, FGDB, KMZ, GPKG. This dataset describes the Land Resource Areas for the Crows Nest district. A Land resource areas - understanding and managing soils in the Stanthorpe-Rosenthal Region - SRM SHP, TAB, FGDB, KMZ, GPKG. This dataset is a Land Resource Area.


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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. This is a polygon coverage of the Land Resource Regions and Major Land Resource Areas of the conterminous United States. Land resource regions are geographic areas that are characterized by a particular pattern of soils, climate, water resources and land uses.

(USDA, Soil Conservation Service, ).Publish Year: other resource areas represent significant or unique environments.

The land resource region (LRR) is the highest level of the hierarchy and represents broad landscape divisions at a small scale. The major land resource area (MLRA) is the second highest level and generally represents broad landforms or a geologic region at a small scale.

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