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Title

Author

Year

Natural Areas Inventory for Rowan County, North Carolina

Baranski, M.J.

1994

Natural Areas Inventory for Yadkin River Corridor in Davie, Davidson, and Rowan Counties, North Carolina

Baranski, M.J.

1993

Montgomery County Natural Heritage Inventory

Bates, M.C.

2001

Randolph County Natural Heritage Inventory

Bates, M.C. and R.J. Coomans

1999

Inventory of Natural Heritage of Forsyth County, North Carolina

Bridle, K.A., S.C. Oakley, and A.B. Somers

1998

Inventory of Natural Heritage of Stokes County, North Carolina

Brindle, K.A., S.C. Oakley, and A.B. Somers

1998

Natural Areas Inventory Guilford County North Carolina

Burnette, D., B. Craft, S. Gilliam, G. Morris, L. Philips, J. Thomas, R.K. Ross, and R.J. Coomans

1991

Longleaf Pine Survey of the Sandhills and Southwestern Coastal Plain of North Carolina, 1989-1990 (Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, Lee, Moore, Richmond, Robeson, and Scotland counties)

Carter, J.H., III

1991

Inventory of the Natural Areas of Moore County, North Carolina

Carter, J.H., III and H.E. LeGrand, Jr.

1989

Inventory of the Natural Areas of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Citizens' Environmental Advisory Council

1998

Alamance County Natural Heritage Inventory

Coomans, R.J.

2002

Inventory of Endangered, Threatened, and Rare Plants of the Uwharrie National Forest (Montgomery and Randolph counties)

Coomans, R.J.

1994

Rockingham County Natural Heritage Inventory

Coomans, R.J. and R.C. Bates

1999

RTE Bryophyte Survey of Southern Appalachian Fraser Fir Forests, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia (Avery, Haywood, Mitchell, Swain, and Yancey counties)

Davidson, P.G., K.D. McFarland, and D.K. Smith

1999

Natural Areas Inventory of Davidson County, North Carolina

Diamond, P.

2004

Regional Inventory for Critical Natural Areas, Wetland Ecosystems, and Endangered Species Habitats of the Albemarle-Pamlico Estuarine Region: Phase 2 (Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Hyde, Jones, Pamlico, and Pitt counties)

Frost, C.C., H.E. LeGrand, Jr., and J.O. Fussell, III

1992

Regional Inventory for Critical Natural Areas, Wetland Ecosystems, and Endangered Species Habitats of the Albemarle-Pamlico Estuarine Region: Phase 1 (Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Hertford, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, and Washington counties)

Frost, C.C., H.E. LeGrand, Jr., and R.E. Schneider

1990

Inventory of Natural Heritage of Iredell County, North Carolina

Frye, C.T.

1996

Yadkin River Natural Areas Inventory: Inventory and Classification of the Primary Natural Communities and Wildlife Habitats of the Yadkin River Corridor in Davie, Forsyth, and Yadkin Counties, North Carolina

Frye, C.T.

1992

Natural Areas of Henderson County: A Preliminary Inventory of the Natural Areas of Henderson County, North Carolina

Gaddy, L.L.

1994

Lincoln County North Carolina Natural Heritage Inventory

Gaffney, L., J. Matthews, D. Seriff, S. Perillo, E. Menhinick, E. Secrist, J.T. Soule, and W.A. Conine

2002

Inventory of the Wildlife Habitats, Movement Corridors, and Rare Animal Populations of Durham County, North Carolina

Hall, S.P.

1995

Statewide Assessment of Conservation Priorities at the Landscape Level

Hall, S.P.

2008

Statewide Assessment of Conservation Priorities at the Landscape Level Upland and Interbasin Habitats Eastern Piedmont Region (Alamance, Anson, Cabarrus, Chatham, Davidson, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rowan, Stanly, Union, Vance, Wake, and Warren counties)

Hall, S.P.

2009

Statewide Assessment of Conservation Priorities at the Landscape Level Upland and Interbasin Habitats Fall-line Sandhills (Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond, and Scotland counties)

Hall, S.P.

2008

Statewide Assessment of Conservation Priorities at the Landscape Level Upland and Interbasin Habitats Northern Coastal Plain Project Region (Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Pitt, Tyrrell, and Washington counties)

Hall, S.P.

2009

Statewide Assessment of Conservation Priorities at the Landscape Level Upland and Interbasin Habitats Southern Coastal Plain Project Region (Bladen, Brunswick, Craven, Cumberland, Dupliln, Jones, Lenoir, New Hanover, Onslow, Pender, Robeson, and Sampson counties)

Hall, S.P.

2008

Statewide Assessment of Conservation Priorities at the Landscape Level Upland and Interbasin Habitats Western Piedmont (Alamance, Alexander, Burke, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Gaston, Guilford, Iredell, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Person, Polk, Rockingham, Rowan, Rutherford, Stokes, Surry, and Yadkin counties)

Hall, S.P.

2009

Conservation Assessment of the Southeast Coastal Plain of North Carolina, Using Site-Oriented and Landscape-Oriented Analyses (Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, Cumberland, Duplin, Hoke, New Hanover, Onslow, Pender, Robeson, Sampson, and Scotland counties)

Hall, S.P. and M.P. Schafale

1999

Inventory of the Natural Areas and Wildlife Habitats of Chatham County, North Carolina

Hall, S.P. and M.W. Boyer

1992

Durham County Inventory of Important Natural Areas, Plants, and Wildlife

Hall, S.P. and R.D. Sutter

1999

A Natural Heritage Inventory of the Roanoke River Floodplain, North Carolina

Harry E. LeGrand, Jr. and Stephen P. Hall

2014

Inventory of Natural Areas of the French Broad Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest (Madison and Haywood counties)

Heiman, K.

1995

Natural Areas of Buncombe County, North Carolina: A Preliminary Inventory

Heiman, K. and A. Smith

1995

Significant Natural Communities and Rare Plant and Animal Habitats of the Appalachian Trail Corridor in North Carolina and Tennessee (Avery, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Macon, Mitchell, Swain, Yancey counties)

Heiman, K., S.P. Hall, and H.E. LeGrand, Jr.

1993

Inventory of the Natural Areas and Rare Species of Brunswick County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J.

1995

Inventory of the Natural Areas and Rare Species of Columbus County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J.

1995

Natural Area Inventory of New Hanover County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J.

2003

Natural Area Inventory of Onslow County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J.

1999

Natural Area Inventory of Pender County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J.

2000

Natural Area Inventory of Cumberland County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J. and B.A. Sorrie

2002

Natural Area Inventory of Bladen County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J. and G.S. Grant

2005

Natural Area Inventory of Duplin County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J. and G.S. Grant

2007

Natural Area Inventory of Sampson County, North Carolina

LeBlond, R.J. and G.S. Grant

2007

An Inventory of Significant Natural Areas in Johnston County, North Carolina

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2001

An Inventory of Significant Natural Areas in Wake County, North Carolina

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2003

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Caswell County, North Carolina

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2011

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Person County, North Carolina

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2007

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Robeson County, North Carolina

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2009

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Scotland County, North Carolina

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2005

B. Everett Jordan Lake Project: Inventory for Rare, Threatened, and Endangered Species and Natural Community Inventory (Chatham, Durham, Orange, and Wake counties)

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

1999

Biological Inventory of Dismal Swamp State Natural Area, North Carolina (Camden County)

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

1994

Inventory of the Natural Areas of Wake County

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

1987

LeGrand, H.E., Jr.

2002

Natural Heritage Program List of the Rare Animal Species of North Carolina

Ratcliffe, J.A., J.T. Finnegan, and S.C. Mason

2016

An Assessment of Maritime Forest Resources on the North Carolina Coast (Brunswick, Carteret, Currituck, Dare, and Onslow counties)

Lopazanski, M.J., J.P. Evans, and R.E. Shaw

1988

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Cabarrus County, North Carolina

Matthews, J.

2002

Natural Heritage Inventory of Gaston County, N.C.

Matthews, J.

2000

NC Natural Heritage Program 2015 Biennial Report

NC Natural Heritage Program

2015

Procedures for Rating Significant Natural Heritage Areas

NC Natural Heritage Program

2014

Procedures for Rating Significant Natural Heritage Areas (Short Summary)

NC Natural Heritage Program

2014

Nifong, T.D.

1982

An Inventory of Significant Natural Areas of Madison County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C.

2011

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Ashe County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C.

1999

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Burke County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C.

2002

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of McDowell County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C.

2005

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Watauga County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C.

2000

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Yancey County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C.

2009

Natural Areas Inventory of the Hickorynut Gorge Area of North Carolina (Buncombe, Henderson, Polk, and Rutherford counties)

Oakley, S.C.

1996

A Natural Areas Inventory of Haywood County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C. and A.B. Smith

1996

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Cleveland County, North Carolina

Oakley, S.C. and C.R. Rossell, Jr.

2003

An Inventory of Mafic Natural Areas in the North Carolina Piedmont (Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Halifax, Harnett, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, McDowell, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Northampton, Orange, Person, Polk, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Rutherford, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Wilkes, and Yadkin counties)

Oakley, S.C., H.E. LeGrand, Jr., and M.P. Schafale

1995

Reconnaissance Natural Area Survey for Edgecombe County, North Carolina

Otte, L.J.

1985

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Alexander County, North Carolina

Padgett, J.E.

2012

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Alleghany County, North Carolina

Padgett, J.E.

2011

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Caldwell County, North Carolina

Padgett, J.E.

2008

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Rutherford County, North Carolina

Padgett, J.E.

2006

Natural Area Inventory of Mainland Dare County, North Carolina

Peacock, S.L., and J.M. Lynch

1982

Natural Areas Inventory for Jackson County, North Carolina

Pittillo, J.D.

1994

Natural Areas Inventory for Surry County, North Carolina

Randall, J., A.B. Somers, and M. Lipscomb

1995

Inventory of the Natural Areas of the Pacolet Area (Polk County)

Rayner, D.A.

1994

Natural Heritage Program List of Rare Plant Species of North Carolina

Robinson, L.G., and J.T. Finnegan

2016

An Inventory of Significant Natural Areas of Catawba County, North Carolina

Rossell, C.R., Jr. and J. Levi

2002

Report on Ownership of Potential Preserves within Madison and Haywood Counties, NC

Sather, D.

1982

Inventory of the Natural Areas and Wildlife Habitats of Orange County, North Carolina

Sather, D. and S.P. Hall

1988

Inventory of Natural Areas and Wildlife Habitats for Orange County, North Carolina

Sather, D., S.P. Hall, B.A. Sorrie, and R.E. Shaw

2004

Guide to the Natural Communities of North Carolina, Fourth Approximation

Schafale, M.P.

2012

Nonriverine Wet Hardwoods Forests in North Carolina: Status and Trends (Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Hyde, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Pitt, Tyrrell, and Washington counties)

Schafale, M.P.

1999

Classification of the Natural Communities of North Carolina, Third Approximation

Schafale, M.P., and A.S. Weakley

1990

An Inventory of the Natural Areas of Macon County, North Carolina

Schwartzman, E.

2010

An Inventory of the Natural Areas of Transylvania County, North Carolina

Schwartzman, E.

2008

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Cherokee County, North Carolina

Schwartzman, E.

2014

An Inventory of Natural Areas of Mitchell County, North Carolina

Shawn C. Oakley

2014

Natural Areas Inventory for Haywood County, North Carolina

Smith, A.B.

1993

Regional Inventory for Critical Natural Areas, Wetland Ecosystems, and Endangered Species Habitats of the Albemarle-Pamlico Estuarine Region: Phase 3 (Durham, Edgecombe, Franklin, Granville, Greene, Halifax, Johnston, Lenoir, Nash, Northampton, Orange, Person, Vance, Wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson counties)

Smith, I.K., H.E. LeGrand, Jr., S.P. Hall, Z.E. Murrell, C.W. Nordman, and M.P. Schafale

1993

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Avery County, North Carolina

Smith, P., A. Kelly, and K. Sinclair

2006

An Inventory of the Natural Areas of Dare County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2014

An Inventory of the Natural Areas of Tyrrell County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2014

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Anson County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2011

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Harnett County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2007

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Hoke County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2004

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Stanly County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2011

An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Union County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A.

2012

Natural Areas Inventory for Richmond County

Sorrie, B.A.

2001

Inventory of the Natural Areas and Rare Species of Durham County

Sutter, R.D.

1987

A Preliminary Inventory of the Natural Areas of Lee County, North Carolina

Swab, E.C and L.M. Cotterman

1996

A Natural Heritage Inventory of John H. Kerr Reservoir, Virginia and North Carolina (Granville, Vance, and Warren counties)

Van Alstine, N.E., G.P. Fleming, and H.E. LeGrand, Jr.

1999

Inventory of Longleaf Pine Natural Communities in North Carolina

Schafale, M.P.

1994

Inventory of Natural Areas and Wildlife Habitats for Orange County, North Carolina

Sorrie, B.A. and Shaw, R.E.

2004

Biennial Report and Protection Plan

Buchanan, M.F.

2017