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A primer on evaluation and use of natural resource information for corporate data bases

Posted date: February 28, 2013
Publication Year: 
1995
Authors: Lund, H. Gyde; Thomas, Charles E.; Bailey, Robert G.; Brickell, James E.; Clerke, William H.; Cunningham, Robert S.; Czaplewski, Raymond L. Ph.D.; DeLost, Susan J.; Evanisko, Fran; Greenlee, Harold R.; Howard, Paul; Moore, Randy; Ragus, Jerry F.; Spears, Brian M.; Valentine, Wayne
Publication Series: 
General Technical Report (GTR)
Source: Gen. Tech. Report WO-GTR-62. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. 168 p.

Abstract

This primer provides resource inventory specialists with information on how to evaluate existing natural resource information and how to use it in preparing new resource inventortes. Subjects covered indude determining information needs, finding existing lnformation, determining its utility, evaluating Its suitability and quality, and incorporating It into new geographic information systems.

Citation

Lund, H. Gyde; Thomas, Charles E.; Bailey, Robert G.; Brickell, James E.; Clerke, William H.; Cunningham, Robert S.; Czaplewski, Raymond L.; DeLost, Susan J.; Evanisko, Fran; Greenlee, Harold R.; Howard, Paul; Moore, Randy; Ragus, Jerry F.; Spears, Brian M.; Valentine, Wayne. 1995. A primer on evaluation and use of natural resource information for corporate data bases. Gen. Tech. Rep. WO-GTR-62. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. 168 p.