Esri Press

GIS for Environmental Management



Chapter 1
Biodiversity: Expanding Madagascar’s national parks and         protected areas
Chapter 2
Pollution: Settling the dust along the international border
Sidebar: GIS tracks contamination from the World Trade         Center collapse
Chapter 3
Coastal zone management: Conserving California’s         underwater forests
Chapter 4
Wetlands: Drawing the line between wet and dry along         Lake Ontario
Sidebar: GIS helps preserve Japan’s Kushiro Wetland
Chapter 5
Resource management: Reviving Nebraska’s historic Platte         River
Chapter 6
Brownfields: Reclaiming land at England’s epicenter of the         Industrial Revolution
Chapter 7
Change detection: Monitoring habitat in California’s Central         Valley
Chapter 8
Urban forest management: Seeing the trees for the city in         New York
Chapter 9
Wildlife management: Saving birds of prey in northern         California
Chapter 10
Military use and mitigation: Charting unexploded ordnance         in West Virginia’s wilderness
Sidebar: DUSTRAN predicts dust dispersion from military         training exercises
Chapter 11
Petroleum: Cooperating in the Gulf Coast to plan for oil         spills
Sidebar: NOAA goes fishing and G-WIS meets ELMR
Chapter 12
Public policy and regulation: Influencing environmental         decisions in Maine