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GIS Dataset of Boundaries among Four Geo-Eco Regions of China


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1
1Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.04.21.V1

Published:Jul. 2016

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Key Words:

Comprehensive regionalization,geo-eco regions,boundaries,China

Abstract:

Based on the geo-eco regionalization in Asian and Pacific regions, the authors developed the GIS dataset of boundaries among four geo-eco regions of China. The four geo-eco regions of China include the Eastern Monsoon Geo-Eco Region, the NorthWestern Dry Geo-Eco Region, the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Geo-Eco Region and the Southern Tropic Islands Geo-Eco Region. The 400mm rainfall line make the differences between the Eastern Monsoon and the Western Dry geo-eco regions, the 16℃ in the January divided the Eastern Monsoon and the Southern Tropic Islands geo-eco regions. The land with the 4000m above sea level and 7 degree in slope make the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau to be the roof of the world. The dataset is archived at the .shp and .kmz data formats with the compressed data size of 37.3MB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences (INF0-115-C01-SDB3-02)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang.GIS Dataset of Boundaries among Four Geo-Eco Regions of China[DB/OL].Global Change Data Repository,2016.DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.04.21.V1.

Liu, C., Shi, R. X. GIS dataset of boundaries among four geo-eco regions of China [J]. Journal of Global Change Data & Discovery, 2018, 2(1): 42-50,DOI: 10.3974/geodp.2018.01.08.

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 ChinaGeoEcoRegions.kmz 14735.40KB
2 ChinaGeoEcoRegionsshp.rar 23557.87KB
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