Thematic Maps

Welcome to the CLCC Atlas main page.

The Caribbean LCC website allows users to share, analyze, validate and standardize data through online forums and interactive tools, such as a map featuring multiple-source geographic information, similar to GIS. By providing immediate access to multiple data sources and facilitating the exchange of ideas and information, this platform will support individual and collective efforts toward sustainable land use and ecosystem management practices in the Caribbean.

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Ecosystem Governance

This map shows the distribution of conservation organizations in the Caribbean and includes a set of information on the range of non-governmental organizations and multi-partner coalitions active in the Caribbean. Basic data includes organization names and contact information. The next stage in the…

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Developed land cover of Puerto Rico

This map shows the distribution of developed land cover in Puerto Rico (Martinuzzi et al. 2007). Developed land cover refers to urban, built-up and non-vegetated areas that result from human activity. These typically include built structures, concrete, asphalt, and other infrastructure…

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Urban and Rural Land Use in Puerto Rico

We have developed three land use regions for Puerto Rico: Urban, Suburban, and Rural (Gould et al. 2008; Martinuzzi et al. 2007). These three regions can also be considered urban, densely-populated rural, and sparsely-populated rural or as urban and wildland with a wildland-urban interface…

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