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20 Most Recent Public BIOS Data Layers


  1. Solar Projects - Renewable Energy Transmission Initiative (RETI) [ds490]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/22/2014. Contact: Gilbreath, Jacque. California Energy Commission.
    Locations of proposed Solar thermal energy projects for the Renewable Energy Transmission Initiative (RETI), from the California Energy Commission.

  2. Renewable Energy - Verified Project Applications (BLM) [ds491]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/22/2014. Contact: McDowell, Ray. DFG - BDB.
    The layer shows proposed renewable energy projects (wind and solar) requesting Right-of-Way (ROW) on BLM lands (from BLM download).

  3. Renewable Energy - Preliminary Project Applications (BLM) [ds492]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/22/2014. Contact: McDowell, Ray. DFG - BDB.
    A shapefile showing Renewable Energy Proposed Project (Preliminary) Right-of-Way permit requests - Bureau of Land Management. (Separate from "Verified" project proposals/permit requests.)

  4. California Marine Protected Areas [ds582]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/22/2014. Contact: CDFW, . California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    These data include all of California's marine protected areas (MPAs) with associated Department of Fish and Game (DFG) fishing regulations as of May 2007 and updated central coast Marine Life Protection Act MPAs recently adopted by the California Fish and Game Commission (FGC) on April 13, 2007 (in ...

  5. Near Shore Habitat - North Central Coast - 2010 [ds1030]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/22/2014. Contact: Hess, Mark. Ocean Imaging.
    This raster dataset contains a habitat classification of either offshore giant kelp beds and/or the intertidal zone along the California North Central Coast region from Pigeon Point up to Point Arena, including select bays and river mouths designated as MPAs.

  6. Black-tailed Jackrabbit Habitat Model for NSNF Connectivity - CDFW [ds1031]   New Dataset   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/22/2014. Contact: Gogol-Prokurat, Melanie. California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    Predicted habitat suitability grid developed using Maxent and reviewed by CDFW staff for use in the northern Sierra Nevada foothills wildlife connectivity project.

  7. Chinook Abundance - Point Features [ds180]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/8/2014. Contact: Shannon, Connie. Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission.
    Beginning in 1998, a multi-agency cooperative project was aimed at collecting, archiving, and standardizing the electronic formats of information generated by fisheries resource management agencies and tribes throughout California. Major data categories include adult abundance population estimates, ...

  8. Chinook Abundance - Linear Features [ds181]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/8/2014. Contact: Shannon, Connie. Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission.
    Beginning in 1998, a multi-agency cooperative project was aimed at collecting, archiving, and standardizing the electronic formats of information generated by fisheries resource management agencies and tribes throughout California. Major data categories include adult abundance population estimates, ...

  9. Coho Abundance - Point Features [ds182]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/8/2014. Contact: Haney, Eric. California Department of Fish and Game.
    Beginning in 1998, a multi-agency cooperative project was aimed at collecting, archiving, and standardizing the electronic formats of information generated by fisheries resource management agencies and tribes throughout California. Major data categories include adult abundance population estimates, ...

  10. Coho Abundance - Linear Features [ds183]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/8/2014. Contact: Haney, Eric. California Department of Fish and Game.
    Beginning in 1998, a multi-agency cooperative project was aimed at collecting, archiving, and standardizing the electronic formats of information generated by fisheries resource management agencies and tribes throughout California. Major data categories include adult abundance population estimates, ...

  11. Steelhead Abundance - Point Features [ds184]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/8/2014. Contact: Haney, Eric. California Department of Fish and Game.
    Beginning in 1998, a multi-agency cooperative project was aimed at collecting, archiving, and standardizing the electronic formats of information generated by fisheries resource management agencies and tribes throughout California. Major data categories include adult abundance population estimates, ...

  12. Steelhead Abundance - Linear Features [ds185]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/8/2014. Contact: Haney, Eric. California Department of Fish and Game.
    Beginning in 1998, a multi-agency cooperative project was aimed at collecting, archiving, and standardizing the electronic formats of information generated by fisheries resource management agencies and tribes throughout California. Major data categories include adult abundance population estimates, ...

  13. California Natural Diversity Database (gov ed) [ds45]   Dataset Update   (Secure Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/7/2014. Contact: McIntyre, Patrick. CDFW.
    The California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) contains status and location information for California’s rare species and natural communities. The CNDDB includes in its inventory all special status taxa including federal and state listed species, candidates for listing, species of special concer ...

  14. California Natural Diversity Database (com ed) [ds85]   Dataset Update   (Secure Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/7/2014. Contact: McIntyre, Patrick. CDFW.
    The California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) contains status and location information for California’s rare species and natural communities. The CNDDB includes in its inventory all special status taxa including federal and state listed species, candidates for listing, species of special concer ...

  15. Stocked Waters, California [ds778]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 10/6/2014. Contact: Dixon, David. Department of Fish and Wildlife.
    This dataset represents locations that have been stocked with fish by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife since 2009.

  16. Vegetation - Mojave Desert for DRECP - Final [ds735]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 9/30/2014. Contact: Keeler-Wolf, Todd. California Department of Fish and Game.
    The California Department of Fish and Game (CDFG) Vegetation Classification and Mapping Program (VegCAMP) and contractor Aerial Information Systems (AIS) created a fine-scale vegetation map of a portion of the western Mojave Desert in California.

  17. Vegetation - Point Reyes [ds169]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 9/25/2014. Contact: Schirokauer, Dave. Point Reyes National Seashore.
    The National Park Service, in conjunction with the Biological Resources Division of USGS, has implemented a program to develop a hierarchical vegetation mapping methodology and classification at a national level and apply it to National Parks. The purpose of the data is to document the vegetation wi ...

  18. Aquatic Organisms [ds193]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 9/25/2014. Contact: Quelvog, Brian. California Department of Fish and Game.
    This dataset is a subset of the Tuolumne Aquatic Resources Relational Inventory compiled by Brian Quelvog, California Department of Fish & Game. It focuses on fish, amphibians, insects, crustacean, and includes hydrologic information associated with collection sites in Tuolumne, Calaveras, Stanislau ...

  19. Inland Fisheries - Length/Weight [ds195]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 9/25/2014. Contact: Quelvog, Brian. California Department of Fish and Game.
    This is a subset of the Tuolumne Aquatic Resources Relational Inventory (TARRI) compiled by Brian Quelvog, California Department of Fish & Game (DFG). It includes fork lengths and weights for species of fish. Over 75 sources were used to develop the dataset including aquatic surveys by several agenc ...

  20. Inland Fisheries [ds192]   Dataset Update   (Public Dataset)
    Date Posted: 9/18/2014. Contact: Quelvog, Brian. California Department of Fish and Game.
    This is a subset of the Tuolumne Aquatic Resources Relational Inventory compiled by Brian Quelvog, California Department of Fish & Game (DFG). It focuses on estimates of fish populations in the central Sierra Nevada. Information includes the number of individuals per species collected during each of ...

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