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The use of GIS to locate coastal and floodplain grazing marsh in Northern Ireland.

James Martin McBride

The use of GIS to locate coastal and floodplain grazing marsh in Northern Ireland.

by James Martin McBride

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Written in English


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Thesis (M. Sc. (Geographic Information Systems)) - University of Ulster, 2003.

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6/27/ Coastal GIS Applications -- Town of Mosel (ArcView 9.x) Page 1 and within the year floodplain. Geographic information systems (GIS) may be utilized to more effectively manage development in the coastal zone. in northern Sheboygan County. 6/27/ Coastal GIS Applications -- Town of Mosel (ArcView 9.x) Page 2 General. Gulf County GIS A Geographic Information System (GIS) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, examine, manage, and present spatial or geographical data. GIS lets us visualize, question, analyze, and interpret data to understand relationships, patterns, and trends.

Sea level rise is expected to result in a direct loss of coastal grazing marsh, while increased frequency of spring flooding or droughts is likely to have a detrimental effect on the habitat suitability of those grazing marshes that remain (Nicholls, Hoozemans & Marchand ; .   The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and local governments are responsible for regulation of floodplains in the U.S. In the due diligence phase of development, engineers can use GIS to analyze the current floodplain, natural ground elevations, and other datasets to determine the maximum amount of developable land that can be removed from the floodplain while .

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The use of GIS to locate coastal and floodplain grazing marsh in Northern Ireland by James Martin McBride Download PDF EPUB FB2

The term "year flood" is used to describe the recurrence interval of floods. The year recurrence interval means that a flood of that magnitude has a one percent chance of occurring in any given year.

In other words, the chances that a river will flow as high as the year flood stage this year is 1 in Statistically, each year. GIS for focus areas of potential domestic resources of 11 critical minerals—aluminum, cobalt, graphite, lithium, niobium, platinum group elements, rare earth elements, tantalum, tin, titanium, and tungsten: U.S.

Geological Survey data release. Each part of the scenario concentrates on one specific role in the overall management of floodGIS Analyst (Local Planning officer)•Investigating the impact land use planning has on flood risk•Reviewing how planners can help reduce the risk of flood by limiting building on flood plains and preventing concreting over of natural surfaces2.

Second is a computer program (TRIMR2D) that can simulate flood flows all across the floodplain and many, many miles downstream from the forecast point. Third is spatial analysis software (GIS) that turns the model results into maps and overlays them on other maps, like a map of a neighborhood, or even onto an aerial photograph.

GIS has been used throughout the project from the planning of the flight route for the capture of the flood defence data, to the final production of the flood risk maps. This paper describes the use of GIS in land classification, data processing, creation of Digital Terrain Model (DTM) and flood risk and hazard mapping.

The integration of GIS withFile Size: 2MB. Coastal and Floodplain grazing marsh, Lowland calcareous grassland, Lowland dry acid grassland, Lowland heathland, Lowland meadows, Upland heathland: Neutral grassland: Semi-improved grassland (nb not a UKBAP type) MG1, MG6, MG9, MG Upland hay meadows: MG3: Wet grassland: Purple moor-grass and rush pastures: M22–M   Blanket Bog, Coastal & Floodplain Grazing Marsh, Coastal Sand Dunes, Coastal Vegetated Shingle.

Fens, Lowland Beech and Yew Woodland, Lowland Calcareous Grassland. Lowland Dry Acid Grassland, Lowland Heathland, Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland. Lowland Meadows, Lowland Raised Bogs, Maritime Cliff and Slope, Mudflats, Purple Moor Grass Rush.

The report also highlighted the habitats owned by the Trust which are leaking greenhouse gasses – including some coastal floodplain and grazing marsh. To produce the report, sustainability advisors 3Keel developed an interactive GIS-based dashboard that enabled Trust staff to explore the location, extent and characteristics of at-risk sites.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is most often associated with mapping and provides geographic information through maps or databases.

GIS combines hardware, software and data to provide visual geographic information. A number of states and counties provide GIS maps online for free whereby one can view extensive data about the selected area. Found a few resources with the help of Dr. Google. 1) Tutorial on using HEC-GeoRAS (or newer) with ArcMap (or newer) and HEC- RAS (or newer) for flood inundation mapping in Steady and Unsteady Flow Conditions.

Solway coastal habitats wet and dry heath is the largest area of blanket bog in Northern Ireland, covering 3, ha • Rich in nature and carbon, it is the only site in Northern Ireland with marsh saxifrage and has the only successful breeding pair of hen harriers in County Antrim.

GIS allows users to view, understand, question, interpret, and visualize data in many ways. The Commission’s GIS program is intended to leverage technology to make data about the lands and resources under the Commission’s jurisdiction more accessible to the public.

The GIS elements encourage the students to consider the spatial context of the field observations, introduce GPS measurements, and can involve desktop GIS analyses. Original Floodplains in the field lab (without GIS) The GIS enhancements to the lab are italicized.

Northern Ireland Habitat Action Plan—Calcareous Grasslands. Poschlod, P., WallisDeVries, M.F., The historical and socioeconomic perspective of calcareous grasslands—lessons from the.

required to help obtain GIS data or locate regulatory documents (e.g., ordinance letter) to verify open space preservation and demonstrate eligibility for OSP credit. These groups can include land use or planning departments, floodplain managers, land trusts, and private property owners.

For more, see the Checklist of Information Sources. Data & Maps Sections. Demographics» Geohydrologic» GIS, Maps & Survey; Hydrologic» Water Quality» Contact Us.

If you have questions about District data or maps, email @ Disclaimer: The data are being provided on an 'as is' District specifically disclaims any warranty, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the. This paper concludes the publication of theJournal of Coastal Conservation from – after the European Coastal Union and the Publishers decided to terminate the production of the journal.

The National Trust (website, facebook, twitter, youtube) is a charity founded in to protect the cultural and national heritage and open spaces in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It currently manages km of coastline, overha of land and over historic houses, gardens and parks, ancient monuments and nature reserves.

Flood Map. Contains fema data as well as the historic flood layers and the floodwall. Covid Restaurant Availability.

Map contains the status of restaurants in the Paducah/West KY Area during pandemic “GIS is a form of digital mapping technology. Kind of like Google Earth, but better.”.

River and floodplain restoration projects carried out by Wildlife Trusts are aiding these vital habitats. You can support this work by joining the Wildlife Trust in your area.

You can help reduce the strain on our streams and rivers by reducing your own water use, in the house and in the garden. The tools described in this tutorial offer a method by which to quickly post-process HEC-RAS output, to allow floodplain visualization and analysis in ArcView GIS.

Also, the method can be used develop a terrain model with a high density of points in the channel and a lower density elsewhere.This knowledge allows you to make a better estimate of flood risk: a building located in a bluespot that fills up quickly is at greater risk than a building in a bluespot that fills up slowly.

The model is based on the hydrologic concept that every sink (bluespot) in the landscape has a catchment or local watershed: the area that contributes. FEMA Flood Hazard Data for Coastal New York and New Jersey: Available GIS Data and Services. Links to GIS data and web services available from FEMA that depict recently released flood hazard data for coastal New Jersey and New York are provided below.

Click on a hyperlink below to jump to the section for the FEMA data indicated.