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.
Authors: Peter Steckler, Joanne Glode, and Shea Flanagan (The Nature Conservancy)
July 15, 2016
Prepared for NH Department of Environmental Services Coastal Program
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.
NROC Stormwater Programs
Issue covers: Why Saving Water Makes Sense, The Lake Chocorua Project, Geospatial Technologies Training Center, Local Water Protection Grants, Source Water Grants, Groundwater Availability Project, Water and Wildlife, Trees and Drought, Wildlife in the White Mountain National Forest.
Related Keywordsagriculture applied GIS ArcView buffers coast communities conservation conservation lands critical lands analysis ESRI geographic information systems GIS global positioning system gps Land Conservation LID NRI roadless areas Stormwater management Wetlands