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Data Description:

This dataset provides the distribution of high-tension power transmission lines vector shapefile. The source of this data is the Open Street Map. The data was updated in June, 2017 and uses WGS 84 projection. The data was created by downloading the open street map as a shapefile as per the IUC metadata file.

Recommended Citation(s):

  1. Jayadevan, A., Nayak, R., Karanth, K.K., Krishnaswamy, J., DeFries, R., Karanth, K.U. & Vaidyanathan, S. 2020. Navigating Paved Paradise: Evaluating landscape permeability to movement for large mammals in two conservation priority landscapes in India. Biological Conservation, 108613

  2. Nayak, R., Karanth, K.K., Dutta, T., Defries, R., Karanth, K.U., & Vaidyanathan, S. 2020. Bits and pieces: Forest fragmentation by linear intrusions in India. Land Use Policy, 104619.


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