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bear oak; scrub oak (Quercus ilicifolia)

Model Reliability: Current Distribution Only



Current Distribution Only

The model reliability (ModRel) for bear oak; scrub oak was too low (< 0.14), therefore only the current Forest Inventory & Analysis distribution is shown.

Current Forest Inventory and Analysis under Current Conditions
Current Forest Inventory and Analysis under Current Conditions
(DISTRIB-II + SHIFT)
HQCL Legend Help
Importance Value
GCM SCENARIO % Area Occ Ave IV Sum IV Future/Current IV
Actual0.23.6239N/A
RFimp0.31.3980.41
CCSM450.21.3730.74
CCSM850.21.2670.68
GFDL450.21.3700.72
GFDL850.21.6740.76
HAD450.21680.69
HAD850.21.2660.67
GCM450.30.8700.72
GCM850.30.8690.7

Regional Summary Tree Tables

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 Interpretation Guide


Scrub, or bear oak is very rare in the northern Appalachians (0.2% of area) and the model is unacceptable for predicting future habitats. It does have medium adaptability to a changing climate.




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