esacounties: County-level occurrence of ESA-listed species

Description Usage Format Source

Description

The most-refined occurrence data available from the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) for most species listed under the US Endangered Species Act (ESA) is county-level data. This data was scraped from FWS's ECOS website and curated (checked, completed) by referencing other sources such as GBIF and NatureServe.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 24617 rows and 15 variables

Scientific

The scientific name of the taxon

Genus

The genus of the taxon

Species

The specific epithet of the taxon

Subspecies

The sub-specific epithet of the taxon

Common

The common name of the taxon, if available

Common_group

The broad group common name, if available

Common_specific

The specific common name, if available

Common_alt

An alternate common name, if available

STATEFP

The two-digit state FIPS code

COUNTYFP

The three-digit county FIPS code

County_name

Text name of the county of occurrence

State_abbrev

Abbreviation of the State of occurrence

State_name

Text name of the State of occurrence

COUNTYNS

The 6- to 7-digit county NS code

GEOID

The 6- to 7-digit county NS code

Source

Scraped from FWS's ECOS website.


jacob-ogre/esacounties documentation built on May 18, 2019, 8 a.m.