Vegetation Monitoring / Natural Resources

    Monitor and analyze re-vegetation efforts on approximately 1,100 acres of denuded hillsides in northern Idaho, at the second largest U.S. EPA Superfund site in the United States.

    Responsibilities included:

  • Designing sampling procedures for assessing vegetative cover
  • Developing tools for quantifying and reporting changes in vegetative cover
  • Writing technical memorandums
  • Collecting sample field data on-site
  • Creating GIS datasets using sample field data and photo interpretation techniques
  • Preparing mapping and reporting products
  • ArcGIS for Desktop
  • ArcGIS Workstation
  • Image processing software
  • AML