Calling Northern Spring Peeper (photo courtesy of Jim Wolford)
Map of Nova Scotia
We refer to a specific 10 km x 10 km area as a mapbook square and assign it a code, for example 46A4, which represents page 46, column A, row 4 (dot).
|Recognizing the difficulty of mapping every square
in the province, we have set an absolute minimum goal of at least 3
non-adjacent mapbook squares being atlassed per page (excluding
To consider a square adequately sampled, a minimum of 75 % of the species expected for that square must be recorded. For most squares this will be 13 of 17 non starred species.
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