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Description of Methods for Identifying Charcoal Hearths along the Blue Mountain of Pennsylvania.

  • 1. Muhlenberg College


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  • 1. Muhlenberg College


This is a pdf document (created with LibreOffice- version (x64) ) that describes the methods for identifying charcoal hearths from the 19th century along the Blue Mountain in eastern Pennsylvania. The area is identified in a GeoJSON polygon (

The methods herein were used to produce:

a digital elevation model (DEM)-

a hillshade model-

a slope analysis-

These were used to identify charcoal hearths that are recorded in this GeoJSON vector file-

Please use this document to understand how these files were created and how to reconstruct this data. 




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