Accession Number : AD0785966
Title : The Technique of Geobotanical Mapping in North Central Siberia,
Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
Personal Author(s) : Lukicheva,A. N.
Report Date : 15 NOV 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 14
Abstract : The highly variegated environmental conditions of North Central Siberia make for vegetative cover that is not uniform. This complicates the task of defining basic units of vegetation for the purpose of mapping. But the distribution of vegetation is closely related to certain factors in the physical geographic environment, including lithology, geostructure, relief dissection, and neotectonics. Materials documenting these factors can be an important aid in interpreting and mapping vegetation on various scales.
Descriptors : *Vegetation, *Siberia, Tectonics, Geology, Lithology, Mapping, Plants(Botany), USSR, Translations
Subject Categories : Biology
Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE