GAP Analysis Predicted Distribution Map

Black-tailed Jack Rabbit (Lepus californicus)

Species Code: LECA

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= Core Habitat
= Marginal Habitat

Breeding Range Map
The green area shows the predicted habitats for breeding only. The habitats were identified using 1991 satellite imagery, other datasets and experts throughout the state, as part of the Washington Gap Analysis Project.

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Map with historical museum records

Other maps & Information:
  • NatureMapping observations
    throughout the year

Metadata (Data about data or how the map was made)

Found in sagebrush and sometimes rabbit brush, including areas of mixed grass and sagebrush. Found only in steppe zones in the Columbia Basin.

Core areas were the most arid steppe zones with sagebrush. All non-forested steppe habitats were good.

Translated from the Washington Gap Analysis Mammal Volume by Dave Lester
Webpage designed by Dave Lester