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View Resource Recreation.gov: Recreational Opportunities on Federal Lands

If you are searching for an American summer vacation destination, this site is an excellent starting point. Recreation.gov, provided by several US government agencies, is a searchable database that allows users to select the type of outdoor recreation they are interested in, any of six federal agencies, and geographic location; search results include Bureau of Land Management, Fish and Wildlife...

https://www.recreation.gov/
View Resource Atmospheric Disturbance Climatology System

Provided by the US Forest Service, this page on Atmospheric Disturbance Climatology offers multiple series of spectacular color figures depicting geographic distributions of the major abiotic factors influencing biota in the north central and northeastern US. For instance, daily maximum and minimum temperature data from the National Climate Data Center (NCDC) are displayed as color maps, showing...

https://www.nrs.fs.fed.us/disturbance/climate_change/atmosph...
View Resource Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project

In 1993, President Clinton directed the Forest Service to "develop a scientifically sound and ecosystem-based strategy for management of eastside forests." In response, this project was initiated by the USDA Forest Service (FS) and the USDI Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project Website provides detailed information on the project, profiling...

https://www.fs.fed.us/r6/icbemp/
View Resource Forestry Images: The Source for Forest Health and Silviculture Images

Looking for a nice close-up of a bark beetle to show your forestry class? Need a shot of bamboo or acacia for your educational Webpage? Look no further than this handy resource for people teaching forestry, ecology, or similar topics. A joint venture by the US Forest Service and the University of Georgia, Forestry Images holds nearly 4,500 color .jpeg images of forest plants, insects,...

https://www.forestryimages.org/
View Resource GeoCommunicator

Brought to the Web by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the US Forest Service (USFS), GeoCommunicator acts as a portal to the Geography Network's resources related to land management and land records. Here users can publicize data and events; request information from other users; search for data, references, and events; and sign up to receive updates when new data are posted to a specified...

https://navigator.blm.gov
View Resource Ecological Subregions of the United States

The electronic (interactive) version of a 1994 publication by the US Forest Service (USFS), this companion site is based on the National Hierarchical Framework of Ecological Units, designed to provide "a standardized method for classifying, mapping, and describing ecological units" in the US. Ecological Subregions of the United States, contains the biophysical descriptions for the color-coded...

https://www.fs.fed.us/land/ecosysmgmt/
View Resource Ecological Subregions of the United States

An electronic (interactive) version of a 1994 publication by the US Forest Service (USFS), this site is based on the National Hierarchical Framework of Ecological Units, designed to provide "a standardized method for classifying, mapping, and describing ecological units" in the US. Ecological Subregions of the United States, contains the biophysical descriptions for the color-coded maps. This is a...

https://www.fs.fed.us/land/pubs/ecoregions/
View Resource Description of the Ecoregions of the United States

An electronic (interactive) version of a 1995 publication by the US Forest Service (USFS), this site is based on the National Hierarchical Framework of Ecological Units, designed to provide "a standardized method for classifying, mapping, and describing ecological units" in the US. The "Ecoregions of the United States" contains three simple color maps of the United States (including Alaska, Hawaii...

https://www.fs.fed.us/land/ecosysmgmt/index.html
View Resource U.S. Forest Service-Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry: Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk

A great resource for Pacific Island land managers, the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER) project works to "compile and disseminate reference information on exotic plant species of known or potential threat to Pacific island ecosystems." The PIER website contains invasive species lists organized by scientific name, location, life form, and common name. Species names link to brief profiles...

http://www.hear.org/pier/
View Resource U.S. Forest Service-Rocky Mountain Research Station: Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute

Administered by the U.S. Forest Service's Rocky Mountain Research Station, the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute is devoted "to providing the quality, peer-reviewed research necessary to develop guidelines and management practices that assure sustainable wild ecosystems endure for generations to come." The Institute website provides information about numerous research projects, staff,...

https://leopold.wilderness.net/
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