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Original Land Survey Bearing Trees: Minnesota

Creator:
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
Description:
A point database of bearing trees used as referrences or landmarks during the original Minnesota Public Land Srvey (PLS). A variety of information are stored about bearing trees that aid in their use as indicators of vegetation conditions present at the time of the survey. This database is described in greater detail in the publication: 'Minnesota's Bearing Tree Database', by John Almendinger, Biological Report No. 56, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, 1997.
Publisher:
State of Minnnesota
Collection:
State Agencies Geospatial Data
Place:
Minnesota, United States
Subject:
Biota
Type:
Dataset
Year:
1908
Contributed by:
Minnesota
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