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Integrated Assessment

What is the Integrated Assessment?

The Integrated Assessment (IA) is an integrated analysis of WLCI resource values based on best available data and information.  It is a support tool for landscape-scale conservation planning and evaluation (EC, CT, LPDTs) as well as a data and analysis resource which can be used for addressing specific agency management questions. To present the information in an easy to understand and search format - the values found in the integrated assessment are displayed using a map.  The information found on the map can be used to answer simple and complex "where" questions and as a science-based framework for conservation planning and evaluation.

How do I use the Integrated Assessment Map?

Values for the IA can be found for each subwatershed (National Hydrography Dataset, HUC 12/Level 6)  in the study area.  To see these values, click on the subwatershed of interest.  A pop-up will appear which will include the values for that subwatershed.  For more in-depth information from the assessment - click on the tabs found inside the pop-up.  (Note - scores for subwatersheds that extend outside of the WLCI only include values from inside the WLCI boundary.)

WLCI Integrated Assessment Map

Click HERE to visit the map.

GIS Stack, from vector to raster.