Allegheny County Wooded Area Boundaries

This dataset demarcates stands of trees (coniferous and deciduous) too numerous to plot as individual trees. The area is delineated following a generalized line along the outside edge of tree trunks. Areas are captured if at least one acre in size or of major significance especially in urban areas.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Public Access Level Comment
Temporal Coverage 2011
Geographic Unit
Data Notes

Data Dictionary:

Original data was derived from aerial photography flown in the spring of 1992 for the eastern half of the County and the spring of 1993 for the western half of the County.

Coordinate System: Pennsylvania State Plane South Zone 3702; U.S. Survey Foot

The full metadata record for this dataset can also be found on Allegheny County’s GIS portal.

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