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51. The Conservation Planning System [C-Plan]
The Conservation Planning System (C-Plan) is designed to support conservation planning decisions. The system calculates the irreplaceability value of landscape elements in terms of characteristics ...

52. Nonpoint Source Pollution and Erosion Comparison Tool (N-SPECT) [NOAA_N-SPECT]
Nonpoint Source Pollution and Erosion Comparison Tool (N-SPECT) is a complex yet user-friendly geographic information system (GIS) extension that helps coastal managers and local decision makers predict ...

53. MIT General Circulation Model (MITgcm) [MITgcm]
The MITgcm (MIT General Circulation Model) is a numerical model designed for study of the atmosphere, ocean, and climate. Its non-hydrostatic formulation enables it to simulate ...

54. The Siting Wetlands in the Alluvial Mississippi Plain (SWAMP) Decision Support System [DU_SWAMP]
The Siting Wetlands in the Alluvial Mississippi Plain (SWAMP) Decision Support System represents the culmination of a suite of ecological and conservation data sets on the Mississippi Alluvial Valley ...

55. Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) [EDEN]
The Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) is a collaborative multi-state effort by Extension Services across the country to improve the delivery of services to citizens affected by disasters. ...

56. Regional Modeling System for Aerosols and Deposition (REMSAD) [REMSAD]
REMSAD is a three-dimensional grid model designed to calculate the concentrations of both inert and chemically reactive pollutants by simulating the physical and chemical processes in the atmosphere ...

57. The Coastal Lake Assessment and Management Tool [CLAM]
The Coastal Lake Assessment and Management Tool is a modelling approach that allows stakeholders to assess the social, economic and environmental trade-offs associated with development, remediation ...

58. Causal Analysis/Diagnosis Decision Information System (CADDIS) [CADDIS]
The Causal Analysis/Diagnosis Decision Information System (CADDIS), simplifies determining the cause of contamination in impaired rivers, streams and estuaries. An impaired body of water does not ...

59. The Band Combination interactive tool, to change MODIS, ASTER and LANDSAT images [bcs]
Band Combinations: The Band Combination interactive tool allows you to change MODIS, ASTER and LANDSAT images by controlling which bands make up the image. Source: Center for Biodiversity and Conservation ...

60. Coral Reef Early Warning System (CREWS) Network [CREWS-NOAA]
The CREWS program, as a part of NOAA's Coral Reef Watch and Coral Health And Monitoring Programs (CHAMP), is designed to collect real time environmental data from prime coral reef sites throughout ...

61. EarthBeat: A Service of E/The Environmental Magazine [E-Mag-kids]
A monthly environmental newsletter for kids.

62. HAZUS: The Flood Information Tool (FIT) [HAZUS-FIT]
The Flood Information Tool (FIT), released in 2002, was designed to process and convert locally available flood information to data that can be used by the HAZUS Flood Module. The FIT is a system ...

63. Development of a Decision Support System for John Day Reservoir [USGS_STGeospat4]
Scientists at the Columbia River Research Laboratory and the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center are developing geographic information system (GIS) based tools to assist managers with making ...

64. Sci4Kids [Sci4Kids]
Sci4Kids is a series of stories about what scientists do at the ARS. Geared to kids about 8 to 13 years old, it is produced by the ARS Information Staff in Beltsville, Maryland. The stories in Sci4Kids ...

65. DIVA-GIS: Geographic Information System for Biodiversity Research [DIVA_GIS]
DIVA-GIS can be used to analyze the distribution of organisms to elucidate and ecological patterns. It is aimed at scientists who cannot afford generic geographic information system (GIS) software, ...

66. GoMOOS: Gulf of Maine Ocean Observing System [GoMOOS]
The accuracy and timeliness of coastal and ocean predictions that could help mitigate the effects of large-scale ocean phenomena have been constrained by an incomplete understanding of ocean processes. ...

67. Global Earth Observation System of Systems Tools [GEOSS_Tools]
There are numerous datasets, models, decision support tools, and programs that EPA manages, oversees, supports, or uses. Identifying these tools is key to the development of a Global Earth Observation ...

68. RETScreen International Renewable Energy Project Analysis Software [RETScreen]
The RETScreen International Renewable Energy Project Analysis Software is a unique decision support tool developed with the contribution of numerous experts from government, industry, and academia. ...

69. Fire Emission Production Simulator (FEPS) [USDAFS_FEPS]
The Fire Emission Production Simulator (FEPS) is a user-friendly computer program designed for scientists and resource managers with some working knowledge of Microsoft Windows applications. The software ...

70. MODIS Active Fire Mapping Program ArcIMS Fire Maps [USDA_MODIS_GIS]
The USDA Forest Service Active Fire Maps are ArcIMS map services are interactive web-based maps that facilitate the display of MODIS fire detection data in conjunction with other geospatial data layers. ...

71. Progressive Curvature Filtering (PCF) [LIDAR-PCF]
Progressive Curvature Filtering (PCF) is an iterative, multiscale approach for finding positive curvatures representing non-ground returns in discrete return LiDAR. The complex vertical arrangement ...

72. ARIES - Web Based Application for Making Environmental Decisions [ARIES]
ARIES is a web-based technology offered to users worldwide to assist rapid ecosystem service assessment and valuation (ESAV). Its purpose is to make environmental decisions easier and more effective. ...

73. Envirocast [Envirocast]   CHILD SERFs
The Envirocast? Program is a multimedia approach to delivering a new perspective on climate change and its impacts on local communities. Designed as an long-lasting integrated media campaign, Envirocast? ...

74. Antarctic Field Guides [Antarctic_Field_Guides]
The Antarctic Field Guides is a collaborative tool offering free access to information that can help you identify Antarctic organisms. Thanks to the initial efforts from Prof. Andrew Clarke (British ...

75. Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Imagery Support [USDA_BAER]
The Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Imagery Support program is a cooperative effort between the USDA Forest Service Remote Sensing Applications Center and the US Geological Survey ...

76. Decision Support System for Evaluation of Gunnison River Flow Regimes With Respect To Resources of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park [USGS_ORF_2009_1126]
This report describes and documents a decision support system for the Gunnison River in Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. It is a macro-embedded EXCEL program that calculates and displays ...

77. Internet Geographical Exposure Modeling System (IGEMS) [EPA-IGEMS]
The new IGEMS is a modernization of OPPT's older Graphical Exposure Modeling System and PCGEMS tools. IGEMS brings together in one system several EPA environmental fate and transport models ...

78. Cornell Mixing Zone Expert System (CORMIX) [EPA_CORMIX]
CORMIX is a water quality modeling and decision support system designed for environmental impact assessment of mixing zones resulting from wastewater discharge from point sources. The ...

79. Natural Attenuation Decision Support System (BIOSCREEN) [USEPA_BIOSCREEN]
BIOSCREEN is an easy-to-use screening model which simulates remediation through natural attenuation (RAN) of dissolved hydrocarbons at petroleum fuel release sites. Application: Three-dimensional ...

80. River and Stream Water Quality Model (QUAL2Kw) [EPA_QUAL2KW]
QUAL2Kw is a river and stream water quality model that is intended to represent a modernized version of the QUAL2E model (Brown and Barnwell, 1987). QUAL2Kw is related to the QUAL2K model ...

81. International Tsunami Information Center-Tsunami Library Catalogue [NOAA_NWS_ITIC]
TSUNAMI LIBRARY The Library is comprised of materials that pertain to the study of tsunamis. The aim of the Library is to assist in the understanding of tsunamis by maintaining ...

82. Spatial Wetland Assessment for Management & Planning (SWAMP) [NOAA-SWAMP]
A conceptual GIS-based model to help managers prioritize wetland habitats within a watershed. Called the Spatial Wetland Assessment for Management & Planning (SWAMP), this model consists of two modules, ...

83. TsunamiReady Program [TsunamiReady]   PARENT SERF
The TsunamiReady program is designed to educate local emergency management officials and their constituents, and to promote a well-designed tsunami emergency response plan for each community. ...

84. Watershed Analysis Risk Management Framework (WARMF) [EPA_warmf]
To facilitate TMDL analysis and watershed planning, the Watershed Analysis Risk Management Framework WARMF was developed under sponsorship from the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) as a decision ...

85. Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Population Estimation Service [CIESIN_SEDAC_POPEST_SERVICE]
The Population Estimation Service is a Web-based service for estimating population totals and related statistics within a user-defined region. It enables users of a wide variety of map clients and ...

86. Spectral Curves and Sensor Bands Tool [scb]
This interactive tool illustrates how different sensors measure the intensity of different wavelengths of light. Source: Center for Biodiversity and ...

87. The Land cover Map/image Comparison Tool [lcc_897]
This interactive tool illustrates how different sensors measure the intensity of different wavelengths of light. Source: Center for Biodiversity and Conservation at the American ...

88. OnEarth WMS server, hosted by JPL [WSM_ONEARTH]
WMS server developed and hosted at JPL. The server software has been largely developed to offer access to the WMS Global Mosaic data set via the OGC/WMS protocol. Other large raster data ...

89. CIESIN Thematic Guides: A Guide to Land-Use and Land-Cover Change (LUCC) [CIESIN_SEDAC_TG_LUCC]
The Guide to Land-Use and Land-Cover Change (LUCC) discusses several important topics in land use and land cover change research such as deforestation, desertification, biodiversity loss, land cover ...

90. Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Urban Remote Sensing Guide [CIESIN_SEDAC_URBAN_RS]
The Urban Remote Sensing Guide provides publications, reports, and other resources that focus on remote sensing applications in urban areas. The publications and reports section features a guide to ...

91. Coastal Transects Analysis Model [CTAM]
The Coastal Transects Analysis Model is a simple visualization and decision-support tool that helps coastal managers, policy makers, coastal communities and other stakeholders in addressing multiple ...

92. Conservation Planning Support System [USDA_CPSS]
The Conservation Planning Support System (CPSS) involves the development of decision support tools to improve the science used in natural resource decision making, develop integrated information ...

93. CropWat: A Crop Decision Support System [CropWat]
CROPWAT is meant as a practical tool to help agro-meteorologists, agronomists and irrigation engineers to carry out standard calculations for evapotranspiration and crop water use studies, and more ...

94. Locating and loading imagery Tools by Remote Sensing resources [lli_897]
Locating imagery on the Internet and loading it into popular software packages. Some information about 3-D visualization is also provided. Source: Center for Biodiversity and Conservation ...

95. Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) Information on the Great Sumatra Earthquake and Indian Ocean Tsunami [PDC_Tsunami]
The Great Sumatra Earthquake and Indian Ocean Tsunami has claimed over 200,000 lives across countries including Sri Lanka, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Burma, Malaysia, the Maldives, and ...

96. Real-time Forecast of Earthquake Hazard in the Next 24 Hours for California [CA-EQ-HZ-24]
It is a time-dependent map giving the probability of strong shaking at any location in California within the next 24-hours. Scientists with the Swiss Seismological Service and the Advanced National ...

97. The Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS) [ANSS-Seismic]
The Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS) will be a nationwide network of at least 7000 shaking measurement systems, both on the ground and in buildings that will make it possible to provide emergency ...

98. NASA Short-term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) [SPoRT-NASA]
High-resolution meteorological forecasts are produced twelve times daily by the Pennsylvania State University/National Center for Atmospheric Research (PSU/NCAR) mesoscale model (MM5v3.4). The PSU/NCAR ...

99. CIESIN Thematic Guides: Night-time Light Remote Sensing and its Applications [CIESIN_SEDAC_TG_NTLRSA]
The Guide to Night-time Light Remote Sensing and its Applications introduces users to the types of night-time light data available, its characteristics and limitations. It details the distinguishing ...

100. A GIS-Based Decision-Support Tool to Evaluate Land Management Policies in South Florida [USGS_GISFlorida]
South Florida?s national parks and wildlife refuges are threatened by accelerated growth of the surrounding built environment which alters the natural hydrology and ecology, and introduces harmful ...

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