Conterminous United States
A generalized summary of the main NLCD2006 land cover classes for the conterminous United States (Note: Some NLCD06 land cover classes have been grouped for display purposes. A more detailed conterminous United States class proportions are described in the table below).
|NLCD2006 Land Cover Class for the conterminous United States||Percentage|
|12. Perennial Ice Snow||0.02|
|21. Developed, Open Space||3.25|
|22. Developed, Low Intensity||1.44|
|23. Developed, Medium Intensity||0.57|
|24. Developed High Intensity||0.20|
|31. Bare Rock/Sand/Clay||1.21|
|41. Deciduous Forest||10.99|
|42. Evergreen Forest||11.90|
|43. Mixed Forest||2.06|
|82. Cultivated Crops||15.51|
|90. Woody Wetlands||3.87|
|95. Emergent Herbaceous Wetlands||1.25|
A detailed description of all NLCD2006 land cover class proportions across the conterminous United States. Note: This table is for illustrative purposes only, we encourage you to download the most recent NLCD2006 data file to complete detailed land cover analysis.