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Inventory & Monitoring (I&M)

Citations

Please Cite this Online Resource for NPScape as:

  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape: monitoring landscape dynamics of US National Parks. Natural Resource Program Center, Inventory and Monitoring Division. Fort Collins, Colorado. http://science.nature.nps.gov/im/monitor/npscape/. Last Accessed [YYYY-MM-DD]

Please Cite the NPScape Interpretive Guide as:

  • Monahan, W. B., J. E. Gross, L. K. Svancara, and T. Philippi. 2012. A guide to interpreting NPScape data and analyses. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/NRSS/NRTR—2012/578. National Park Service, Fort Collins, Colorado.

Please Cite NPScape Metric GIS Data according to the Original Data Sources and these SOPs:

  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Population Measure – Current Density and Total. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Housing Measure – Current and Projected Housing Density. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Roads Measure – Road Density, Distance from Roads, and Area without Roads. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Land Cover Measure – Area per Category, Impervious Surface, Change Index, and Natural vs. Converted. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Pattern Measure – Area Density. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Pattern Measure – Morphology. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2013. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Climate Grid Analysis Toolset Measure – Tools for Assessing Regional Climatological Trends – CGAT Processing SOP. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2014. NPScape Standard Operating Procedure: Conservation Status Measure – Protected Area and Ownership/Governance. Version [YYYY-MM-DD]. National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science. Fort Collins, Colorado.

Please Cite NPScape Area of Analysis Data as:

  • National Park Service. 2011. NPScape NPS boundary-derived areas of analysis SOP: Park, 3km, and 30km areas of analysis. National Park Service, Natural Resource Program Center. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2011. NPScape Upstream Watershed Delineation Processing SOP. Upstream Watershed Analysis for Select National Park Units. National Park Service, Natural Resource Program Center. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • National Park Service. 2011. NPScape ecoregion-derived areas of analysis SOP: Commission for Environmental Cooperation terrestrial and marine ecoregions and FWS Landscape Conservation Cooperative areas of analysis. National Park Service, Natural Resource Program Center. Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • Piekielek, N.B., C. Davis and A. Hansen. 2010. PALMS Standard Operating Procedure – Estimating Protected-area Centered Ecosystems. Inventory and Monitoring Program, Natural Resource Program Center, National Park Service, Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • Sherrill, K.R., B. Frakes, and S. Schupbach. 2010. Travel time cost surface model: standard operating procedure. Natural Resource Report NPS/NRPC/IMD/NRR—2010/238. National Park Service, Fort Collins, Colorado.

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