AmurBasin

.. .Amur River Basin on the globe (click for enlargement)

 

Virtual Information Center

for Amur River Region (VICARR)

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If you wish to use interactive GIS maps of Amur-Heilong River Basin, please download and install free ArcReader software from ESRI web-site. For detailed instructions how to use Arcreader you may consult tutorial.Russian version of ArcReader could be installed with a special patch.To explore Amur Heilong Natural Heritage GIS You need to install addtional fonts from FONT folder. Please copy contents of FONT folder from this site into your computer Fonts library: ( Start -Settings -- Control Panel -- Fonts).

 

Cartographic DATA of Amur River Basin

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Topography of Amur River Basin

Topographic map 1:1000000, done on the basis of VMap0 data.

The Amur-Heilong is the largest river basin in northeast Asia (see description).

Map shows the main geographical objects rivers, seas, settlements, mountains, plains etc.

Map was compiled in 2008 by joint efforts of WWF Russia Amur Branch and PGI FEBRAS .

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Water management in Amur River Basin

Maps of water infrastructure (dams and water transfers), done on the basis of VMap0 data.

The project contains data on existing and planned dams and water transfers.

Map was compiled in 2008 by joint efforts of WWF Russia Amur Branch and PGI FEBRAS.

 

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Wetlands of Amur River Basin

Map of Amur River Basin 1:1000000, done on the basis of VMap0 data.

Map shows distribution of wetlands (lakes, rivers, mires, fens, solonchaks) and their relation with forest cover, quarternary deposits, major cropland areas.

Map was compiled in 2008 by joint efforts of WWF Russia Amur Branch and PGI FEBRAS.

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Administrative division of Amur River Basin

Map of administrative devision 1:1000000, done on the basis of VMap0 data.

Map shows administrative division in three countries down to county, border crossings and major roads (see description).

Map was compiled in 2008, by joint efforts of WWF Russia Amur Branch and PGI FEBRAS.

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Protected Areas of Amur River Basin

Map of Protected Areas 1:1000000, done on the basis of VMap0 data.

Map shows: different types of protected areas, their distribution in ecoregions.(see description)

Map was compiled in 2008 by joint efforts of WWF Russia Amur Branch and PGI FEBRAS.

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Amur Heilong Natural Heritage

Map of natural legacy 1:6500000, done on the basis of ESRI –ł WWF data.

Interactive educational GIS project, unique ecosystems and landmarks of Amur River Basin.This interactive map guides you through most notable natural features, great ecosystems, and shows distribution of of charismatic wildlife of the Amur-Heilong Ecoregional Complex. Access information clicking on an icon of particular species, ecosystem† or photo gallery. For display of a map of selected species distribution check box in Map Contents menu.

Map was compiled in 2008 by joint efforts of WWF Russia Amur Branch and PGI FEBRAS.

 

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