Data

Use the interface below to filter and download available NLCD products. Click (here) for NLCD Science Research Products which offer more comprehensive delineation of shrub and grass classes and information about change disturbance. For access to dynamic MRLC viewer applications and tools, click (here).

 

RCMAP - Time-Series

The RCMAP product suite consists of eight fractional components: annual herbaceous, bare ground, herbaceous, litter, non-sagebrush shrub, perennial herbaceous, sagebrush and shrub, rule-based error maps, and the temporal trends of each. Data characterize the percentage of each 30-meter pixel in the Western United States covered by each component for each year from 1985-2020 - providing change information for 35 years (imagery for 2012 was unavailable). Because of file size limitations, individual component products are packaged in three historic intervals including 1985-1995, 1996-2006, and 2007-2020. Trend analysis for each component is also available as a zip file for the full 1985-2020 period to help users understand the magnitude of change. (Read More)

RCMAP Shrub Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Sagebrush Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Litter Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Herbaceous Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Bare Ground Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Bare Ground Cover Rule-Based Error

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Shrub Cover Rule-Based Error

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Annual Herbaceous Cover Rule-Based Error

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Sagebrush Cover Rule-Based Error

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Perennial Herbaceous Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Non-sagebrush Shrub Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Annual Herbaceous Cover

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Litter Cover Rule-Based Error

Western U.S. | 1985-1996

RCMAP Herbaceous Cover Rule-Based Error

Western U.S. | 1985-1996