GIS Resources for Environmental Studies at Southampton College

(Last updated April 2004.)

 

GOOD STARTING POINTS

All types of on-line data [Stephan Pollard, University of Arkansas]
MapCruzin - [Clary Meuser Research Associates]
Geo Community
ESRI
   -Online Mappng Links [links from ESRI.com]
   -ESRI Site Map
IDRISI
Suffolk County Planning Dept - Starter Maps

NY STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT SITES

NYS GIS Clearinghouse
LIGIS [LI GIS Users Group]
EPA Region 2 Data
LI Breast Cancer Study Project: GIS
Oasis Mapping Service

NYPIRG - Community Mapping

LI MAP SITES

Digital Elevation Model of LI, 1:250,000
MTA/LIRR Commuting Maps - Bus and Rail
Map Collection - David Allen, Suny SB
Town of Hempstead - Redistricting Maps
hagstrom maps
Toxic Targeting Inc, - Free Maps
 

Government Agencies

National Wetlands Inventory   National Fish and Wildlife Service
GIS section of Bureau of Transportation Statistics. Department of Transportation
Army Corp. [USACE node on the National Spatial Data Infrastructure]

National Mapping Division home [U.S. Geological Survey]
USGS Products [U.S.Geological Survey National Mapping Program Products, Information, and Service]
USGS - Index
USGS Geo-Data Explorer [Online Access to Data]
 

GIS ON-LINE DATA, CATALOGS & METADATA

Looking for free datasets, images, and information on all sorts of digital formats? Here are some helpful links.

BLM's GIS Links Page[Bureau of Land Management Geospatial Information Center]
EROS Home Page [The Earth Resources Observation Systems]
Digital elevation catalog [Int'l Catalog from Bruce Gitting, University of Edinburgh]

GIS EDUCATION & RESEARCH CENTERS

Some sites involved in GIS education and research

National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA) [Research Consortium]
University Consortium for GIS [Univ. of Ohio]
USGS GIS tutorial [U.S. Geological Survey]
 

GIS MISCELLANEOUS

Library of Congress
Delorme Mapping
Map Quest[Create trip and home maps]

YAHOO Links
GIS Portal
Geo Place[Links to GIS World and other sites]
GeoSearch [Job Search Site]
GIS jobs clearinghouse
 

FREE GIS SOFTWARE

ArcExplorer
NOAA Geovu Software
GRASS 

Ecological Indicators

http://www.wa.gov/puget_sound/Publications/pshealth2000/index.html

http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/dow/uwa/mapinfo.htm

http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/dow/uwa/p2030202.gif

Storet http://www.epa.gov/storet/index.html

Enviromapper  http://map2.epa.gov/enviro/html/mod/enviromapper/help.htm

Index of watershed indicators  http://www.epa.gov/iwi/

http://www.consecol.org/Journal/vol5/iss1/art19/ - (useful article)

http://www.greatplains.org/resource/ecobib/t_ind.htm - (lit review article)

http://www.epa.gov/emap/html/pubs/docs/resdocs/ecol_ind.pdf (EPA - evaluating indicators)

http://www.ecological-indicators.org/

http://www.chesapeakebay.net/data/index.htm  Chesapeake indicators!!

 

This page was last updated April 2004. For further information about GIS education at Southampton College contact Prof. Scott Carlin at scott.carlin@liu.edu.