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Alaska wetlands & hydrography

Alaska wetlands & hydrography

final report of the Alaska Wetlands GATF Project

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Published by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Alaska Region in Anchorage, Alaska .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecological mapping -- Alaska,
  • Environmental mapping -- Alaska,
  • Wetlands -- Alaska,
  • Hydrography -- Alaska

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    Other titlesAlaska wetlands and hydrography
    Statementprepared for Government Applications Task Force (GATF) Environmental Program, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and Civil Applications Committee (CAC) ; prepared by Jonathan V. Hall ... [et. al.]
    ContributionsHall, Jonathan V, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Region 7, United States. Bureau of Land Management, United States. Central Intelligence Agency. Government Applications Task Force, United States. Central Intelligence Agency. Environmental Program, United States. Civil Applications Committee
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18083028M

    Landscape-Level Wetland Functional Assessment The LLWFA performed by the MDEQ classifies current and historic wetlands (Fig. ), which are likely to perform certain functions at a level significantly greater than others, as “moderate” or “high” for each assessed : Chad Fizzell, Jeremy Jones, Matt Meersman, Marcy Hamilton. Hotels near Wasilla Creek Wetlands Trail, Wasilla on Tripadvisor: F traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and prices for 30 hotels near Wasilla Creek Wetlands Trail in Wasilla, AK. Halm, D.R., and Guldager, Nikki, , Water-quality data of lakes and wetlands in the Yukon Flats, Alaska, – U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report –, 8 p. Any use of trade, product, or firm names is for descriptive purposes only and does not implyCited by: 3.   Pioneer Reserve is the first, and possibly the only, family – owned wetlands mitigation bank in Alaska. The land bank was established by Scott .


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"This report presents information and conclusions on the Alaska Wetlands GATF Pilot Project. This report was a collaborative effort of several agencies and was made possible by the Intelligence Community's Environmental Program, Government Applications Task Force (EP/GATF) and the Civil Applications Committee (CAC).

Download a static copy of the Alaska hydrography database. Geodatabase format. (Updated Ma ) Download Geodatabase. AK Hydro Web Map Services (WMS) AK Hydro Streams. This WMS portrays one dimensional linear water features such as streams, creeks and rivers that are in the Alaska Hydrography Database.

Wetlands. Approximately 65% of the nation's wetlands are located in Alaska covering approximately million acres, or about 43% of the State's surface area ds are areas that are inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in.

Alaska State Wetland Program Summary. Photo Credit: Brian Johnson. Section A. Quick View Description of State’s Wetlands Freshwater Alaskan wetlands include bogs, fens, tundra, marshes, and meadows; brackish and saltwater wetlands include flats, beaches, rocky shores, and salt marshes.

Most of the State’s freshwater wetlands. Alaska Department of Fish and Game P.O. Box W. 8th Street Juneau, AK Office Locations. Alaska Hydrographics - Palmer, Alaska.

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AK Hydro streamlines the task of updating the NHD by centralizing NHD maintenance services within a single group for all of Alaska. Alaska Hydrography Technical Working Group. Polchrome Pass in Denali National Park, Alaska.

This environment, like much of the Alaskan landscape, is defined by water. Alaska is an expansive state with abundant water resources.

Its rugged and complex landscape is defined by water and ice. National Water Summary-Wetland Resources: ALASKA The Joint Federal-State Land Use Planning Commission for Alaska (), Batten and Murray (), Lee and Hinckley (), Batten (), and Viereck and others (} describe Alaska:~ wetland vegetation.

Many plants in Alaska grow well in a File Size: 2MB. coastal andriparian wetlands. Annually, the salmonindustryinAlaskaemploys approximat people (Alaska Dept. ofFishand Game ).

Theannualvalue ofthis fishery to com-mercialharvestersis $million (Alaska Dept. ofEducation ). Manywetlandsserve to temporarilystoreflood waters, thereby protectingdownstreamproperties from flooddamage.

Alaska wetlands & hydrography: final report of the Alaska Wetlands GATF Project / (Anchorage, Alaska: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Alaska Region, []), by Jonathan V.

Hall, United States. Civil Applications Committee, United States. Class C wetlands may be developed according to an opinion of compliance from the Planning Department. Class A and B wetlands may only be developed with a permit from the Corps of Engineers. Wetlands are also mapped (unofficially) in the Anchorage Coastal Resource Atlas, which can be reviewed at the Planning Department or the Z.

Loussac library. Alaska's Wetlands and Wildlife. Alaska's Wetlands and Wildlife (Updated ) includes background information and activities covering: wetland ecosystems, food webs, animal and plant adaptations, migration cycles and mapping, effects of climate change on wetlands, outdoor investigations, and wetlands conservation.

Activities are correlated to state standards and NGSS. This map is the first Alaska-wide map of wetlands developed form a single contiguous data source. The regional high-resolution mapping capability provided by the radar is key to the successful derivation of this large-scale product.

This meter resolution Alaska wetlands map provides key information needed for regional- to continental-scale. Alaska Wetland Program Plan P a g e 2 | 22 Alaska Wetland Program Plan Vision Statement The purpose of the Alaska Wetland Program Plan is to establish a strategic statewide plan for assessing the state’s wetlands, compile science-based information to identify wetland functions and values, and develop a framework for identifying, evaluating.

Region 7: Alaska wetlands & hydrography: final report of the Alaska Wetlands GATF Project / (Anchorage, Alaska: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Alaska Region, []), also by Jonathan V. Hall, United States. Civil Applications Committee, United States. Northwest Arctic, Alaska: HYDRO (Hydrography Lines and Polygons) such as endangered species, wetlands, etc.

Acknowledgment of the originators, publishers, contributors, and sources listed would be appreciated in products derived from these data. Northwest Arctic, Alaska: HYDRO (Hydrography Lines and Polygons) Page: 3 Source_Citation File Size: KB.

A number of Alaska communities have adopted “wetland management plans.” The Corps has issued general permits for at least two of these; Juneau has formally applied for general permit authority from the Corps. In ADEC began developing the Hydrogeomorphic Approach (HGM) as a way to build a common scientific platform from which to develop a comprehensive Wetlands Plan.

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Alaska is estimated to have approximatelyacres of wetlands, comprising approximately 43% of the surface area of the State:By comparison, the remainder of the U.S. contains. STATEWIDE HYDROGRAPHY STEWARDSHIP THE ALASKA HYDROGRAPHY DATABASE Kacy Krieger AK Hydro Coordinator University of Alaska Anchorage Mike Plivelich NHD and AK Hydro Technical Steward University of Alaska Southeast Alaska Surveying and Mapping Conference Ma | Fairbanks, Alaska.

BLM Alaska Wetlands and Riparian. The BLM Alaska Riparian Program supports the BLM’s multiple-use mission through the inventory, monitoring, and restoration of lotic (streambank) and lentic (lake shore and wetland) riparian habitats.

maintenance of constructed wetlands for water quality ucted wetlands can be sturdy, effective systems. However, to be effective, they must be carefully designed, constructed, operated, and maintained. This Handbook has been prepared as a general guide to the design, construction, opera-tion, and maintenance of constructed wetlands.

NWI data is available in the Content sub-tab under Overlays in a panel called Other Featured Data in the table of contents of The National Map viewer. NWI data layers are provided by the U.S.

Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) to download Wetlands data, go to the FWS National Wetlands Inventory website. WETLANDS GUIDELINES 1.

DEFINITION OF WETLANDS For purposes of inventory and regulation of wetlands, DNR will use the definition adopted by the State of Alaska under the regulations of the Coastal Management Program [6 AAC (19)]: Freshwater wetlands File Size: KB.

Pages in category "Wetlands of Alaska" The following 12 pages are in this category, out of 12 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Alaska's land surface is wetland, the odds of a project impacting this land form are nearly one in two. Rehabilitation of disturbed wetlands will become increasingly important as future development occurs throughout the state.

Rehabilitating damaged wetlands in Alaska is a relatively new art. Boundary, Kenai Peninsula Borough. The area depicting the official jurisdictional boundary of the Kenai Peninsula Borough, according to the Certification of Boundaries executed by the Commissioner of the Department of Community and Regional Affairs of the State of Alaska, effective Janu   This dataset represents wetlands and lowlands on the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska.

A plant community and locally tailored mapping classification has been created to map and describe functions of the wetlands on the Kenai Lowlands west of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska (the project area- Now Expanded to Include Seward).

Division of Mining, Land & Water Water Resources Section West 7 th Avenue, Suite Anchorage, AK Tom Barrett EMAIL Chief of Water Resources () Hydrography data are offered in Esri File Geodatabase or Shapefile formats. NHD data is available as State extracts, 4-digit sub-regions, 8-digit sub-basins, or in a specified extent from The National Map Download Client.

A national extent of medium and high resolution NHD in File Geodatabase format is also available at this site by browsing to the appropriate folder. The plan amendment process is outlined in Chapter 5 of the Anchorage Wetlands Management Plan.

Basically, amendments will only be reviewed and entertained if new site information becomes available and only after the Anchorage Assembly, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the State of Alaska approve the proposed changes.

The guidebook is intended to provide a tool for a broad array of tasks related to project planning, design, implementation, and monitoring including: • functional assessment models to determine impact assessment for both riverine wetlands and slope river proximal wetlands in Southeast and Southcentral Alaska, • a wetland assessment tool for Author: Jim Powell, David D’Amore, Ralph Thompson.

Hills, South Central Alaska Mountains PALUSTRINE EMERGENT - SATURATED AND OPEN WATER 18 Figure 1 Alaska Wetlands and Deepwater Habitats OTHER WETLANDSacres acres % % DEEPWATER HABIT, acres % Figures 2. 3 Surface Area of Alaska and Lower 48 States ALL SURFACE AREA WETLANDS NON-WETLANDS.

Unfortunately, this book contains more than its share of errors - some are merely nuisances, but others are more serious. I bought this book because I wanted to expand my knowledge of Alaska's river systems. I live in Alaska, and enjoy exploring new waters; I try to get in at least one major trip each year/5(16).

Tidal wetlands are considered to include all wetlands inundated by tidal surface water at least once annually, e.g., during “king tides” regardless of their salinity. WESPAK-SE is applicable to wetlands at all elevations of Southeast Alaska, from Yakutat south to the Canadian border.

This Manual is not an operable version of WESPAK-SE. 49 (th). A bill to amend the wetlands regulatory program under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide credit for the low wetlands loss rate in Alaksa and recognize the significant extent of wetlands conservation in Alaska, to protect Alaskan property owners, and to ease the burden on overly regulated Alaskan cities, boroughs, municipalities, and villages.

Input data include the National Wetland Inventory (NWI), Soil Survey Geographic (SSURGO) database, National Hydrography Dataset (NHD), National Elevation Dataset (NED), and Landsat Satellite Imagery.

The ratings these data provide may be useful in assessing areas as past or current wetlands or for evaluating sites for wetland mitigation or. Department of Environmental Conservation.

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Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF.Draws on data collected over a network of sites representing Britain's major wetland types, revealing similarities in the response of wetlands to climate and other influences.

Introduces important factors of wetland hydrology that must be taken into account for the purpose of water management and the evaluation of numerous threats to wetlands.Last map update: 05/11/ at pm AKDT 05/12/ at UTC What is UTC time?

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