NS 481/581 NSSI Week 1 - Geomorphology Module

Class Syllabus (Adobe Acrobat Format)

NS 481/581 Master Syllabus
NS 481/581 Syllabus for Geomorphology (Week 1) Module

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Class Notes

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Exam study guides will be included as the term progresses. Please check future postings as exam time approaches


Introduction to Geomorphology

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Student User Guide to ArcView Software

Overview of Watershed Hydrology

Principles of Geomorphic Mapping

Class Reading Assignments

Lab Exercises and Field Data

Unit Conversion Tables

Review of Topographic Maps

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Stream Hydrology

GIS Preliminary Field Site Projects

Little Luckiamute (Black Rock) Field Data

Luckiamute Online Map Images

Module 1 GIS Metadata

Field Photos

GIS Software Links

Writing Guides

General Guide to Technical Writing for Earth Science Students

GIS Web Links / Map Theme Download Sites

Oregon Data

Pacific Northwest Regional Ecosystem Office
OSU Research Forest GIS Data
State of Oregon Geospatial Data Clearinghouse
Oregon Dept. of Forestry Debris Flow Hazard Maps by County
Oregon Dept. of Forestry GIS Home Page
University of Oregon Mallard GIS Spatial Library
Download Oregon Digital Soil Surveys
OR/WA BLM Geospatial Data
Oregon Climate Service

California Data

California Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Portal
GIS data for northern California
CERES USGS 7.5 Minute California DRG's By County
California Environmental Resoures Evaluation System
California Environmental Information by Data Type

National Data

ESRI GIS ArcData Online
US Geological Survey Geographic Data Download
GIS Community Data Depot
Center For Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST)
GISDataDepot Free Data Download Home Page
GISDataDepot US - Statewide Data
GISDataDepot United States - Nationwide Data
USGS online Earth Explorer - search engine for USGS map and photo coverages
USGS Map Finder Search Engine
USGS Air Photo Finder Search Engine

General GIS-Related Links

Willamette Valley GIS Users Group
Federal Geographic Data Committee (Federal GIS Coordination)
UC Berkeley Digital Library Project