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A WebGL browser is required to view the following data (e.g. Chromium/Google Chrome, Firefox, IE11, Ubuntu browser). Those maps demonstrate how freely available GIS tools and data can be combined to create interactive maps relating topography to the outputs of forest models (e.g. Ecological Site Classification). Note the maps do not indicate any management intent and are for illustrative purposes only.

Ecological Site Classification Case Studies

  1. Ballachulish - Ecological Site Classification suitability maps in 3D (c. 4Mb download) for Downy birch, Sitka spruce and Scots pine. Ballachulish ESC analysis (demonstration version)
  2. Carron Valley - Ecological Site Classification suitability maps in 3D (c. 10Mb download) for Sessile oak, Douglas fir and Sitka spruce. Carron Valley ESC analysis (demonstration version)
  3. Leanachan - Ecological Site Classification suitability maps in 3D (c. 6Mb download) for Downy birch, Sitka spruce and Scots pine. Leanachan ESC analysis (demonstration version)
  4. Loch Ard - Ecological Site Classification suitability maps in 3D (c. 6Mb download) for Silver birch, Douglas fir and Sitka spruce. Loch Ard ESC analysis (demonstration version)