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Workshop 90 - 1990 Periodic Assessments of Conservation
Time for a new assessment Entire Amazon GIS Technology Geographic Information Systems
Smithsonian National Zoo Amazonia Science Gallery Washington, DC
Amazonia at the National Zoological Park
Non-advocacy Internet accessible Continuously updating “Comprehensive” data NGOs, USGS, NOAA, NASA
Treaty on Amazon Cooperation
Examples of data received
National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration NOAA
View of orbits and paths of selected global weather satellites Representing a group of the 521 currently in orbit
GOES satellite image: northeastern Amazon GOES satellites use infrared photography ( fire )
US Geological Survey USGS
US Geological Survey Global Digital Atlas for Central and South America
Political Boundaries Guyana Venezuela Suriname French Guiana USGS Guyana
Mining sites USGS
Oil and gas fields USGS
Air fields USGS
Large perennial rivers, lakes, and floodplains With hydrological network (rivers and tributaries)
Geologic age USGS
Population density USGS
Environmental Systems Research Institute ESRI
Age of Quaternary deposits ESRI
Agricultural threat to landscape ESRI
High range annual surface runoff ESRI
High range January precipitation ESRI
ESRI – Environmental Systems Research Institute Protected areas vs. agricultural threats
ESRI Annual precipitation in the Amazon
ESRI Geological tectonic data
Conservation International CI
World Wide Fund for Nature WWF-US
WWF-US – World Wide Fund for Nature - US Ecoregion classification
WWF-US Satellite imagery of local protected areas - Bolivia
WWF-US WWF priority regions of the Amazon
SI – Smithsonian Institution Species distribution data – Coleoptera diversity
Amazon GIS Program at the National Zoo Compiling GIS data for Amazon conservation
http://AmazonGIS.org Ryan Valdez email@example.com (202) 673-4941 (202) 673-0278 fax
The Footprint of the Oil and Gas Industry in the Russian Landscape Moscow, 27 April 2006 The Footprint of the Oil and Gas Industry in the Russian Landscape.
InterAmerican Biodiversity Information Network OAS InterAmerican Biodiversity Information Network OAS Alvaro Espinel Department of Sustainable Development.
Intact Forest Landscapes and Conservation Planning in Canada Prepared by: Ryan Cheng Global Forest Watch Canada.
South America By Region North Carolina Geographic Alliance PowerPoint Presentations 2007.
South America - Amazon Basin Leonardo A. Ramirez November 8th, 2005.
Modeling Terrestrial Ecosystem Distribution, Mapping Threats and Updating Protected Area Information Leonardo Sotomayor South America Conservation Region.
Amazon by WWF https://www.worldwildlife.org/places/amazon.
Geography Geography is the study of location and spatial variation in natural and human phenomena on Earth. The study of the earth and its features and.
Distance measure Point A: UTM Eastings = 450,000m; Northings = 4,500,000m Point B: UTM Eastings = 550,000m; Northings = 4,500,000m.
U.S. Department of the Interior U.S. Geological Survey North American Encyclopedia of Life Web-based resource to enable federal data usage, integration,
3-D rendering of jet stream with temperature on Earth’s surface ESIP Air Domain Overview The Air Domain encompasses a variety of topic areas, but its focus.
Caddo Lake/Upper West Gulf Coastal Plain NFWF Project Ryan Smith Steve Gilbert Jesse Valdez The Nature Conservancy.
The U.S. Climate Change Science Program Dr. James R. Mahoney Assistant Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere Director, Climate Change Science Program.
WWF – World Bank Management Effectiveness Tracking Tool What is Management Effectiveness Evaluation? Sue Stolton.
Asia Flood Network— A USAID Program for Flood Mitigation and Preparedness in Asia Asia Flood Network Program Objective –Identify and fill gaps in end-to-end.
Geographic Information System (GIS). GIS: What is it? Any computer-based manipulation, analysis, or presentation of geographical data Common data for.
What is geography? What is the location of the Atlantic Ocean relative to Africa?
SUB REGIONAL WORKSHOP REPUBLIK OF SERBIA, 1-3 APRIL 2008 BULGARIA’S MOST SUCSESFUL PROJECTS funded by the Global Environment Facility.
Plan Development Workshop NOAA Coastal Services Center Charleston, SC November 2-5, 2009 Ocean and Coastal Mapping Integration Act.
Development of a Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy for Georgia Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Division.
Majors in Environmental Sciences at UCSB Geography - Earth System Science Oceanography Atmospheric Science/Meteorology Climatology Hydrology Soil Science.
Presented by James Atherton (Conservation Outcomes Manager, CI Pacific Islands Program) KBA Review and Lessons Learned Workshop Washington DC July 25-28,
U.S. Geological Survey CEOS U.S.Gelogical Survey – Agency Report ) The Committee on Earth Observation Satellites Data and Access Subgroups May 2002.
Remote Sensing GIS/Remote Sensing Workshop June 6, 2013.
Corn Yield Comparison Between EPIC-View Simulated Yield And Observed Yield Monitor Data by Chad M. Boshart Oklahoma State University.
GIS Lecture 1 Introduction to GIS Buildings. Poly Streams, Line Wells, Point Roads, Line Zoning,Poly MAP SHEETS.
GIS data sources Data capture and compilation is very time consuming and costly Up to 80% cost of a GIS (Longley et al.) Primary Data – data captured specifically.
Support for GOES Data Collection System Presentation to the Advisory Committee on Water Information by Charles Kazimir, Chairperson of the Satellite Telemetry.
Geographic Information Systems Thomas Jay Forrest Information Services 8 March 2007.
Geography Of Brazil. Amazon The Amazon forest is the worlds largest natural resource, it represents more than 50% of the worlds rainforest that is left.
Developing a Spatial Hazard Index Methodology Using ModelBuilder Joe Ludwig Geography 596A January 6, 2009 Advisor: Dr. Todd Bacastow Photo Source: NOAA.
Earth and Space Science Technological Education Project (ESSTEP) Celebrating the life of Dorothy LaLonde Stout Session T135 – Improving Delivery in Geoscience.
Chapter 1 : Earth’s Land, People, & Environments Key Questions: What is geography? What is geography? What are the 2 main branches of geography? What are.
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Data Acquisition Lecture 8. Data Sources Data Transfer Getting data from the internet and importing Data Collection One of the most expensive.
Finding GIS Data & Preparing It For Use.. What does the Yale Map Collection GIS Service do?
Ellen F. Heineman, Ph.D. National Cancer Institute Epidemiology & Genetics Research Program The GIS for the Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project.
World Changes 1960 2000 Population grew 2x (3Bil 6Bil) $ Economies grew 5x Oil production up 6x Oil production up 6x Wood production up 2x Wood production.
SUBCOMMITTEE ON HYDROLOGY Overall Goal – from purpose statement: “To improve the availability and reliability of (surface water) information needed for.
GEF-IWCAM AND IABIN INDICATORS MECHANISM WORKSHOP March 2008 Ocho Rios, Jamaica TNC’s Marine Protected Area Work in the Caribbean.
Descriptive Analysis Database Archive monitoring network locations, climate, emissions, wildfires, census, political, physical, and image databases Databases.
What, where, how many Morphology, physiology… Genetic diversity Phenology Water and nutrients Species interactions … Trends Observations:
CALIFORNIA'S STATE WILDLIFE ACTION PLAN 2015 UPDATE A Conservation Legacy for Californians Armand Gonzales, Project Lead.
BASINS 2.0 and The Trinity River Basin By Jóna Finndís Jónsdóttir.
Geographic Information Systems Other Digital Data.
What is GIS ? A method to visualize, manipulate, analyze, and display spatial data “Smart Maps” linking a database to the map.
Wooded Boreal Fens: An Ecoregional Perspective David A. Locky Athabasca River Basin Research Institute.
1 Overview What is geography? What is geographic information? What is a GIS? GIS applications Tool versus science.
Water Census Progress: DRB Focus Area Perspective Bob Tudor Deputy Director Delaware River Basin Commission.
590 Lipoa Parkway, Suite 259 Kihei, Maui, Hawaii (Fax) Pacific Disaster Center.
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