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Online Vegetation and Plant Distribution Maps: Central America

Lists of online vegetation maps from website titled "Checklist of Online Vegetation and Plant Distribution Maps." These lists of links are no longer being actively maintained and are provided for archival purposes only.

Central America & West Indies

Central America & West Indies (see also Latin America and North America)

Central America

Mountains and Mountain Forests Central America  (Also covers Mexico, UNEP-WCMC)



Dominican Republic

El Salvador






Puerto Rico

St. Eustatius

St. Kitts and Nevis

St. Maarten

St. Vincent

West Indies

Caribbean Vegetation Atlas / The Nature Conservancy  (Includes vegatation maps of Andros (Bahamas), Anegada, Anguilla, Antigua, Aruba, Barbados, Barbuda, Bimini (Bahamas), Bonaire, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grand Caymen, Grenada, Grenada Grenadines, Guadalupe, Jamaica, Little Caymen, Martinique, Monserrat, Nevis, Saba, St. Barthelemy, St. Eustasius, St. John, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Martin, St. Vincent, St. Vincent Grenadines, Tobago, Tortola, Trinidad and Virgin Gorda)
Vegetation Map of Latin America / JRC Ispra  (Downloadable datasets in various formats -- in "Products" section)


World & Regional Maps

  • World
  • Eurasia
  • Indian Ocean
  • Latin America
  • Middle East
  • Southern Hemisphere



  • Asia
  • Asia by Region
  • Asia by Country


  • Europe
  • Europe by Country and Region

Central America

  • Central America
  • Central America by Country
  • West Indies

South America

  • South America
  • Amazon Basin
  • South America by Country and Region

North America


Arctic (Polar Regions)

Guide History

Original title of website: Checklist of Online Vegetation and Plant Distribution Maps

Compiled by Claire Englander (1996-2013).  Founding co-compiler Philip Hoehn (1996-2009).   With thanks to Phyllis Bischof, Ed Colijn, Rheal Coupal, John Creaser, Larry Cruse, Joe Dalton, Hugh Eva, Vic Fazio, Xavier Font Castell, Steve Glenn, Lawrence Hislop, Robert Hoare, Michael Jennings, Stephen Killeffer, Brian Klinkenberg, Raino Lampinen, Andrew Lillie, David MacDevette, Philippe Mayaux, Justin Moat, Jim Moore, Tom Owens, Scott Sundberg, Thomas A. Stone, Urs-Beat Brändli, Rob Waller, Hugh D.Wilson and George Wooten.

Maps are no longer being added to or deleted from these lists - the lists are maintained in this guide for archival purposes only.

Broken Links

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