This course is an all-day computer‐based GIS training on how to apply the Habitat Priority Planner tool to land-use management, conservation, and restoration projects. There is no cost associated with this training. Prerequisite for registering for this course is intermediate experience with ESRI’s ArcView 9.2 or 9.3 and an affiliation with a non‐profit, or federal, state, or local government entity. The registration deadline is April 1, 2010. Please register on line using the following link:
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
1) Develop their own spatial analysis process, including defining goals, collecting data, performing analyses, and selecting criteria
Use common land cover data sets to classify habitats with the Habitat Priority Planner; 2) Understand and be able to apply landscape and custom analyses available in the Habitat Priority
Planner; 3) Prioritize habitats for land use management action.