Federal, state, and regional agencies responsible for managing forests rely on GIS software to visualize and analyze forestlands.
With GIS software and data, agencies can track changes, identify resources at risk, create information networks for easy access to information, and generate planning maps.
Geospatial analysis is used for the management of
- Ecology and habitats
- Access to public lands
These stories show how public agencies in forestry gain benefits using GIS technology and spatial analysis: