Erle Ellis: Research Projects: 1998 - 1999

CASFS Farm Landscape Mapping Project


Land Use Ecotopes Identified & Mapped at the CASFS Farm

Ecotope Description
Aah1 Aquatic cropping, annual, rooted emergents, floating leaf & floating plants
Ceb5 Constructed, infrastructure, earthen, unpaved roads & access
Ceb7 Constructed, infrastructure, earthen, bare earth & permeable agricultural infrastructure
Csb2 Constructed, infrastructure, sealed, public & commercial buildings
Csb4 Constructed, infrastructure, sealed, impermeable irrigation & agricultural infrastructure
Csb8 Constructed, infrastructure, sealed, greenhouses and hoophouses
Csb9 Constructed, infrastructure, sealed, outside horticultural developed area with crushed rock or other constructed surface
Csb10 Constructed, infrastructure, sealed, small sheds, etc.
Fav1 Fallow, annual, weedy, larger patches
Fav2 Fallow, annual, field border crops & weeds, small patches
Fpg2 Fallow, perennial, tall, woody graminoid (bamboo)
Fpt0 Fallow, perennial, brush & weeds
Fpt1 Fallow, perennial, medium trees, saplings & scrub
Fpt2 Fallow, perennial, mature trees, closed canopy, mostly deciduous
Fpt3 Fallow, perennial, other planted trees
Fpt5 Fallow, perennial, windbreak cypress immature trees mixed with other vegetation
Fpt6 Fallow, perennial, windbreak cypress mature trees, evergreen
Iac1 Irrigated Agriculture, annual, mesophytic annual crops, small-scale, row crops
Iac2 Irrigated Agriculture, annual, mesophytic annual crops, intensive small-scale horticulture & double dug beds
Iac3 Irrigated Agriculture, annual, mesophytic annual crops, grass strip management
Ipp1 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, apple
Ipp2 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, pear
Ipp3 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, vineyard
Ipp4 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, kiwis
Ipp5 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, shrub- ornamentals, herbs
Ipp6 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, persimmon
Ipp7 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, plum
Ipp8 Irrigated Agriculture, perennial, assorted fruit trees (fig, etc.)
Rpp1 Rainfed Agriculture, perennial, apple
Rpp5 Rainfed Agriculture, perennial, shrub- ornamentals, herbs
Rpp8 Rainfed Agriculture, perennial, assorted fruit trees (fig, etc.)