Abstract or Description

This map depicts two variations of critical habitat of the Atlantic salmon. The first layer shows three watershed regions of particular importance, while the second layer highlights important stream and rivers that serve as salmon habitat.

About the Author

Matt LaPine is a member of the Colby College class of 2013 and an Environmental Studies major focusing on Marine Science. Hailing from Cape Cod, Matt has loves to fish, boat, swim, and spend time in and around the ocean.

Source Data Note

This map was created using data from the Maine Office of GIS, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the US Department of Agriculture using ArcGIS 10 and a NAD83, UTM19N projection.


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