Data for: Illuminating Hotspots of Imperiled Aquatic Biodiversity in the Southeastern US.

Published: 30 May 2019| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/p374hk5nwc.1
Duncan Elkins,
Sarah Sweat,
Anna George,
Seth Wenger,
Bernard Kuhajda


Prioritization components (scaled species richness, endemism, and imperilment for 1043 southeastern species of fishes, mussels, and crayfishes) for 290 HUC-8 watersheds in the southeastern United States. Also includes the area in each watershed protected under two protection criteria. "PrioritiesByBasin" file is sorted first by HUC4 watershed, then by overall priority, "RegionalPriorities" file is sorted by overall priority.