USDA Forest Service Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab - Rocky Mountain Research Station



Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab
322 East Front Street
Suite 401
Boise, ID  83702

(208) 373-4340
(208) 373-4391 (FAX)

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

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Bosie Aquatic Sciences Lab GIS

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are computer systems, software and data used to analyze and display spatial or locational data. The Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab utilizes GIS technology to assist scientists in their research.


Team Projects

Stream Temperature Monitoring and Modeling


SSN & STARS: Tools for Spatial Statistical Modeling on Stream Networks


Reconditioned NHD Plus Streams (GIS) for Spatial Models


NorWeST Stream Temperature Regional Database and Model


Western US Stream Flow Metric Dataset


Valley Confinement



The AWAE Spatial Analysis Page contains the most recent projects and webpages, including data downloads.


There are some GIS Presentations from various conferences and working groups available for download.


There is a Maps page, but most of the current maps and layers available can be found at their respective webpages above.


GIS Team

Dave Nagel, Spatial Analyst and Physical Scientist

Sharon (Parkes) Payne, GIS Specialist

USDA Forest Service - RMRS - Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab
Last Modified:  Thursday, 03 April 2014 at 18:45:48 CDT

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