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Geographic Information Systems Clearinghouse

LULC Requirements
Some references relating to local governments

IAGT/Cayuga County Documents

Colas, Nick, and Lisa Warnecke, October 21, 1997. Town of Brutus/County Connect – 1997-98 SARA LGRMIF Technology Grant Summary Report. See particularly Departmental Needs Assessment and Intended Uses sections.

Warnecke, Lisa, April 1999. “Preliminary Review of Satellite Data Experience, Potential and Issues in Local Governments.” A report prepared for the Cayuga County Regional Application Center Governing Council, Auburn, New York.

Global Science & Technology, Inc., July 14, 1999. “An Analysis of User Requirements for Cayuga County Regional Application Center.” Prepared by Global Science & Technology, Inc. for Cayuga Community College.

Cayuga County Regional Application Center, 1999 “Assessment of Data Needs.” Summary of Applications of 6 Cayuga County Agencies.

RACNE, 2000. “Draft Report on Community Planning and Growth Management Application Theme Area,” as well as others from the RACNE Northeast Regional Applications Workshop.

General Documents

Siderelis, Karen, Zsolt Nagy, January 1994. “A Standard Classification System for the Mapping of Land Use and Land Cover,” State of North Carolina Governor’s Office of State Planning, Center for Geographic Information and Analysis,

Ellefsen, Richard, and Jack Liu, 1994. “Urban Terrain Zone Based GIS for MOUT,” GIS/LIS 1994, pp. 254-262. This reference basically outlines the urban LULC classification scheme used by NIMA to produce their Urban Tactical Product.

Jensen, John R., and Dave C. Cowen, May 1999. “Remote Sensing of Urban/Suburban Infrastructure and Socio-Economic Attributes,” Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 65:5, pp. 611-622.

Land Use / Land Cover Workgroup, Texas Geographic Information Council, August, 1999. “State of Texas Land Use / Land Cover Dataset Survey, Tabulated Results,” Texas Department of Information Resources,

Hendrickson, Andy, Winter 1999. “Maps for Mayors,” NJ GIS Update, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection GIS., see also

Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials (NEMO), 2000. “About Us,” University of Connecticut.

Lathrop, Richard G., October 2000. “New Jersey Land Cover Change Analysis Project, 1972 – 1984 – 1995, Center for Remote Sensing & Spatial Analysis, Rutgers University.

SEDAC, February 23, 2001. “Remote Sensing Applications at the State and Local Level, Report of a User Workshop,” at Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY.