A GIS-based decision-support tool to evaluate land management policies in south Florida
Entry ID: USGS_SOFIA_gis_tool

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Summary
Abstract: The primary objective of the project is to develop an integrated ecological and socioeconomic land use evaluation model (the Ecosystem Portfolio Model, EPM) for Department of the Interior (DOI) resource managers to use to reconcile the need to maintain the ecological health of South Florida parks and refuges with increasing pressures for higher density development in the agricultural lands outside ... View entire text
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Description:  Proposed study area

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 25.75   S: 25.25   E: -80.25   W: -81.7

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: William Labiosa Richard Bernknopf; Paul Hearn
Dataset Title: A GIS-based decision-support tool to evaluate land management policies in south Florida
Dataset Release Date: Unpublished Material
Data Presentation Form: GIS web-enabled interface
Online Resource: http://sofia.usgs.gov/projects/gis_tool
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-01-01
Stop Date: 2009-12-31
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
SOUTH FLORIDA INFORMATION ACCESS, SOUTHEAST ECOLOGICAL SCIENCE CENTER, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sofia.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HEATHER S. HENKEL
Phone: 727-502-8028
Fax: 727-502-8182
Email: hhenkel at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey - St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
600 Fourth St. South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 650-329-4279
Email: blabiosa at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
345 Middlefield Road Mail Stop 531
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-06-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-02
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