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Resources for People Who Want to Analyze FIA Data

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1 Resources for People Who Want to Analyze FIA Data

2 Purpose of Presentation Review and provide a short description of available tools Training opportunities

3 Three Levels of Analytical Tools Basic – includes online spreadsheets, published summary tables, etc. Advanced – FIDO, EVALIDator, etc. Expert – Download FIA data, FIDO

4 Basic Analytical Tools Tables published in 5-year reports for example, “Virginia’s Forests, 2007 “ at Online spreadsheets – Standard tables – downloads/standardReports.html downloads/standardReports.html

5 Advanced Analytical Tools FIDO – EVALIDator – Tools developed by NCASI: Gforest – COLE – SOLE –

6 Expert Analytical Tools FIDO – FIA DataMart – downloads/datamart.html downloads/datamart.html

7 Other Analytical Tools TPO – NWOS –

8 Spatial Analytical Tools Visit a regional FIA Data Center: o Northern and National Requests: Region: Elizabeth LaPoint, o Interior West Region: Jock Blackard, o Pacific Northwest Region: Dale Weyermann, o Southern Region: Samuel Lambert, Send your coverage area and FIA staff can populate your request Formal agreement – Usually a MOU even if no funds required

9 Training Opportunities, Pre-requisites Review available database documents: o The FIA Database: Database Description and Users Manual Version 4.0 for Phase 2 o The FIA Database: Database Description and Users Manual Version 4.0 for Phase 3 Review available field guides: o FIA Field Guide for Phase 2, Version 4.0 o FIA Field Methods for Phase 3 Measurements Use the online tools prior to the sessions

10 Training Opportunities Classroom sessions Webinars Self-guided tutorials Working one-on-one with experienced FIA data analysis staff

11 Training Discussion and Questions


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