- Species Diversity
From the USGS website: "To remedy the lack of information, the USGS created this publicly available national dataset and interactive mapping application of wind turbines. This dataset is built with publicly available data, as well as searching for and identifying individual wind turbines using satellite imagery. The locations of all wind turbines, including the publicly available datasets, were visually verified with high-resolution remote imagery to within plus or minus 10 meters."
Screenshot of southern Idaho in the windFarm application:
For more information: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/mapping-the-nations-wind-turbines/
windFarm Application: http://eerscmap.usgs.gov/windfarm/
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Submitted by idfg-ebrown on November 1, 2013 - 4:14pm
Submitted by idfg-ebrown on October 30, 2013 - 2:15pm
Submitted by idfg-pbond on July 2, 2013 - 4:33pm
The Idaho Sage Grouse Task Force (SGTF) appointed by the Governor of Idaho, created an Idaho alternative in response to the BLM's, "A Framework to Identify Greater Sage-grouse Preliminary Priority Habitat and Preliminary General Habitat for Idaho" as seen at http://www.blm.gov/pgdata/etc/medialib/blm/id/wildlife/sensitive_species/sagegrouse_habitat.Par.90238.File.dat/Idaho_Sage-grouse_Priority_Areas_White_Paper_Final_April_26_2012_508.pdf The SGTF split the BLM's designated PPH and PGH into 4 'Conservation Areas', two located North of the Snake River and two South. The Conservation Areas are split into Management Zones attributed with Core, Important, and General. This shapefile is supporting information for the content within the 'DRAFT Federal Alternative of Governor C.L. Butch Ottter For Greater Sage-Grouse Management in Idaho, June 28th, 2012' at https://fishandgame.idaho.gov/content/sites/default/files/CLBO-Draft-Sag...
For more information about the SGTF visit http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/wildlife/?getPage=310.
Submitted by idfg-ebrown on June 12, 2013 - 2:20pm
Fish survey sites in streams from the Standard Stream Survey (SSS) database in the Idaho Fish and Wildlife Information System (IFWIS). The points represent the beginning points of the surveyed transects. There are XY coordinates from the field survey and for the snapped points.
Submitted by idfg-ebrown on February 14, 2013 - 5:18pm
Submitted by idfg-pbond on July 29, 2012 - 1:28pm
Submitted by idfg-pbond on May 22, 2012 - 11:45am
Wildlife linkage zones (travel/migration corridors) associated with Idaho state and federal highways across all of Idaho. Created using documentation collected from biologists and other experts during workshops and reveiw comments.
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