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Five-State Southern Great Plains Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool (Lesser Prairie Chicken) An online tool created by a coalition of states at the request of the Western Governors Association's Wildlife Council displaying the range of the Lesser prairie-chicken and an index of Lesser...
Crucial Areas Planning System - Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks CAPS is mapping tool designed to facilitate habitat planning which includes the following layers: habitat metrics, species richness, wetland areas, development and infrastructure, land ownership,...
Threat News Explorer The Threat News Explorer (WWETAC, USFS) displays the text of articles about threats to wildlands (such as invasive plants, climate change, or wildfire), combined with a map showing the physical...
Greenhouse Gas Data - Environmental Protection Agency This web-based tool allows users to view a map of greenhouse gas emission from large facilities. Information on the type of facility is available in addition to the amount of greenhouse gas...
Forest Vegetation Simulator - United States Geological Survey The USGS Forest Vegetation Simulator is a model of tree growth and yield which allows simulation of treatments to assess response.
Clean Energy in the Western U.S. - Natural Resources Defense Council The Natural Resources Defense Council uses Google Earth to map lands and resources protected by local, state and federal regulations to help decision makers to decide where and how to develop...
Active Fire Mapping Program - United States Forest Service

The Active Fire Mapping Program provides near real-time detection and characterization of wildland fire conditions in a geospatial context for the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii and...

Social Explorer Social Explorer provides quick and easy access to current and historical census data and demographic information. The easy-to-use web interface lets users create maps and reports to illustrate,...
Census Reporter Census Reporter is a Knight News Challenge-funded project to make it easier for journalists to write stories using information from the U.S. Census bureau. Place profiles and comparison pages provide...
Estuary Data Viewer

The Estuary Data Viewer was developed by the Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development to meet the needs of Oregon’s local planners working in and around estuaries. The goal of the...

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