These materials designed for educators and others interested in exploring natural and societal resources using Geographic Information System (GIS) technology. The course combines learning about natural resource management and community planning with developing skills in ArcView 3.3 GIS software. Exercises cover how to map natural resources and community assets while exploring protection strategies for their communities.
This source focuses on the species of marsh and shrub wetlands, how to recognize marsh and shrub wetlands, and why they are important.
Learn about identifying and describing natural resources in a local setting in a natural resources inventory. Communities will gain a strong foundation for land conservation planning and more informed decision making about natural resources.
NH Method Documents
NH Method Update July 2012 - includes NH Wetlands Mapper
Handouts from a November 2012 workshop on Using the NH DataCheck Tool and the new Wetlands Minimum Impact Forestry Notification Form
Related Keywordsagriculture applied GIS ArcView communities conservation lands critical lands analysis ESRI geographic information systems GIS global positioning system gps Land Conservation mapping NH Method NRI roadless areas soils water resources wetland evaluation wildlife