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Landscape Assessment

Landscape Assessment

Source: Miles Hemstrom

Landscape assessment reviews existing conditions for vegetation, wildlife habitat and potential hazards to prioritize where natural resource management activities may be most effective and result in desirable conditions.

Articles & Stories

What kinds of local community information would improve the statewide assessment the most?...
When defining wildlife habitats, biologists generally consider both the type of vegetation and...
Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lands in Western Oregon provide multiple ecological, economic,...
A ‘fire regime‘ is the term given to the general pattern in which fires naturally occur in a...

Maps and Tools

BASINS (Better Assessment Science Integrating Point and Nonpoint Sources) is a multipurpose... more

Data Collections

LANDFIRE, also known as Landscape Fire and Resource Management Planning Tools, is a multi-... more