Maps and Data
The Natural Heritage Program Map Viewer provides information on Natural Heritage Program data occurring within a specified radius of a user-selected location. Information is provided on rare species and natural communities (element occurrences, significant natural heritage areas and managed areas).
View natural resource conservation priorities across the state. The maps integrate information from a variety of agencies and conservation organizations. Information is provided for:
The North Carolina Natural Heritage Program maintains the state’s most extensive database for information on rare plants, rare animals, natural communities, outstanding natural areas, and land managed for conservation across the state. This information can be accessed several ways to accommodate different user needs: