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NRRI's Duluth Area Wetland Inventory (D.A.W.I.) Wetlands
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wetlands.html
NRRI's Duluth Forest Inventory (D.F.I.) Forest Cover
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forestcov.html
National Wetlands Inventory (N.W.I.) Wetlands
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Major Roads
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Tiger Roads
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Tgr95doc.pdf
Neighborhood boundaries
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Public Land Survey Polygons
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TNC Streams
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USGS Quad. Index
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Rectified IR Photo Index
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index image
Watershed Extent Boundary
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City Limits (inland only)
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Rectified DNR color IR photos
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Rectified DNR color photos
1995 Landsat Imagery converted to shapefile
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59 classes 
USGS DRG's in Geo-Tiff format
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DRG_.html
1995 Landsat Imagery Forest Cover converted to shapefile
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28 subclasses and 6 major forest classes
All Layers Above
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12.85 MB

Greater Duluth area NWI wetland coverage (40 MB zip file)