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Metadata Updated: June 12, 2022

The StreamCat Dataset provides summaries of natural and anthropogenic landscape features for ~2.65 million streams, and their associated catchments, within the conterminous USA.

This dataset is associated with the following publications: Hill, R.A., M. Weber , S. Leibowitz , T. Olsen , and D.J. Thornbrugh. The Stream-Catchment (StreamCat) Dataset: A database of watershed metrics for the conterminous USA. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN WATER RESOURCES ASSOCIATION. American Water Resources Association, Middleburg, VA, USA, 9, (2015). Hill, R., E. Fox, S. Leibowitz, T. Olsen, D. Thornbrugh, and M. Weber. Predictive Mapping of the Biotic Condition of Conterminous-USA Rivers and Streams. ECOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS. Ecological Society of America, Ithaca, NY, USA, 27(8): 2397-2415, (2017). Fox, E., R. Hill, S. Leibowitz, T. Olsen, D. Thornbrugh, and M. Weber. Assessing the accuracy and stability of variable selection methods for random forest modeling in ecology. ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT. Springer, New York, NY, USA, 189(316): 1-20, (2017). Thornbrugh, D., S. Leibowitz, R. Hill, M. Weber, Z. Johnson, T. Olsen, J. Flotemersch, J. Stoddard, and D. Peck. Mapping watershed integrity for the conterminous United States... ECOLOGICAL INDICATORS. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, USA, 85: 1133-1148, (2018).

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Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 12, 2022

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Harvested from EPA ScienceHub

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 12, 2022
Publisher U.S. EPA Office of Research and Development (ORD)
Data Last Modified 2017-07-11
Public Access Level public
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Harvest Source Title EPA ScienceHub
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Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Environmental Protection Agency > U.S. EPA Office of Research and Development (ORD)
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