Names of Combined Grids, Species Field Names, and Associated
Species/model Narratives and Metadata** for the ARCINFO Grids of
Important Gulf of Maine Fish and Wildlife Habitats

go to: USFWS Gulf of Maine Watershed Habitat Analysis

Arnold Banner and Sue Schaller, Gulf of Maine Program, July 2001

SONGBIRDS SHOREBIRDS WATERBIRDS FISH_RAPTORS FED_LISTED
BICKNELLS_THRUSH
(Bicknell's thrush)
metadata
habitat model
BLKBELLID_PLOVER
(Black-bellied plover)
metadata
habitat model

ARCTIC_TERN
metadata
habitat model

ALEWIFE
metadata
habitat model
BALD_EAGLE
metadata
habitat model
BLUE_WNGD_WARBLR
(Blue-winged warbler)
metadata
habitat model
KILLDEER
metadata
habitat model
BITTERN
(American bittern)
metadata
habitat model
AMER_EEL
(American eel)
metadata
habitat model
EPFRINGED_ORCHID
(Eastern prairie fringed orchid)
metadata
habitat model
CANADA_WARBLER
metadata
habitat model
LEAST_SANDPIPER
metadata
habitat model
BLACK_DUCK
(American black duck)
metadata
habitat model
ATLNTIC_STURGEON
(Atlantic sturgeon)
metadata
habitat model
FURBSH_LOUSEWORT
(Furbish's lousewort)
metadata
habitat model
CHESTNUT_WARBLER
(Chestnut-sided warbler)
metadata
habitat model
PURPL_SANDPIPER
(Purple sandpiper)
metadata
habitat model
BLACK_TERN
metadata
habitat model
BLUEBACK_HERRING
metadata
habitat model
LYNX
(Canada lynx)
metadata
habitat model

FIELD_SPARROW
metadata
habitat model

RED_KNOT
metadata
habitat model

COMMON_LOON
metadata
habitat model

BLUEFISH
metadata
habitat model

PIPING_PLOVER
metadata
habitat model

FLICKER
(Northern flicker)
metadata
habitat model
SANDERLING
metadata
habitat model
COMMON_TERN
metadata
habitat model
GOSHAWK
(Northern goshawk)
metadata
habitat model
PLYMTH_RB_TURTLE
(Plymouth redbelly turtle)
metadata
habitat model

GRASSHOP_SPARROW
(Grasshopper sparrow)
metadata
habitat model

SEMI_P_SANDPIPER
(Semipalmated sandpiper)
metadata
habitat model

LEAST_TERN
metadata
habitat model

HORSESHOE_CRAB
metadata
habitat model

ROBNS_CINQUEFOIL
(Robbins' cinquefoil)
metadata
habitat model

MEADOWLARK
(Eastern meadowlark)
metadata

habitat model
SHRTBL_DOWITCHER
(Short-billed dowitcher)
metadata
habitat model
P_B_GREBE
(Pied-billed grebe)
metadata
habitat model
NORTHERN_HARRIER
metadata
habitat model
ROSEATE_TERN
metadata
habitat model
OLV_S_FLYCATCHER
(Olive-sided flycatcher)
metadata
habitat model
SNIPE
(Common snipe)
metadata
habitat model
SCAUP
(Greater and lesser scaup)
metadata
habitat model
OSPREY
metadata
habitat model
SALMON
(Atlantic salmon)
metadata
habitat model
SHARPTAIL_SPARROW
(Saltmarsh sharp-tailed sparrow)
metadata
habitat model
UPLAND_SANDPIPER
metadata
habitat model
SCOTER
(Black, white-winged, surf
scoters)

metadata
habitat model
PEREGRINE
(Peregrine falcon, eastern)
metadata
habitat model
SHRTNOS_STURGEON
(Shortnose sturgeon)
metadata
habitat model
SEDGE_WREN
metadata
habitat model
WHIMBREL
(American whimbrel)
metadata
habitat model
WOOD_DUCK
metadata
habitat model
RED_SHLDRD_HAWK
(Red-shouldered hawk)
metadata
habitat model
SM_WHRLD_POGONIA
(Small whorled pogonia
metadata
habitat model
VEERY
metadata
habitat model
WOODCOCK
(American woodcock)
metadata
habitat model
SHAD
(American shad)
metadata
habitat model

WOOD_THRUSH
metadata
habitat model

SHORTEARED_OWL
(Short-eared owl)
metadata
habitat model

WINTER_FLOUNDER
metadata
habitat model

** NOTE: these metadata are applicable to the respective species fields found in each of the grouped themes named in the column headings.


Narratives and Metadata for the Environmental ARCINFO Grids
Used to Identify Important Gulf of Maine Fish and Wildlife Habitats

Land Cover

metadata
narrative description

Bathymetry

metadata
narrative description

Shellfish

metadata
narrative description

Salinity Zones

metadata
narrative description

Elevation

metadata
narrative description

Marine Substrates

metadata
narrative description