Caitlin Scopel

Caitlin Scopel
Esri Community Maps for Hydrology

Recent Posts

National Rivers Project – A Recreational Rivers Geospatial Map & Database

National Rivers Project Explorer page

The National River Recreation Database (NRRD) is a geodatabase of water trails, Wild & Scenic Rivers, whitewater segments and respective access points and campgrounds in the U.S.  It was conceived to provide a way to: Offer a high-level view of … Continue reading

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Esri Land Cover Layers Latest Updates

Esri Land Cover Latest Updates

The following Land Cover Layers were released last week to the Living Atlas of the World: NEW LAYERS USA NLCD Land Cover 2006 USA NLCD Land Cover 2011 USA NLCD Land Cover Change 2006-2011 USA NLCD Impervious Surface 2011 USA NLCD … Continue reading

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Esri Soils Layers Latest Updates

Soils Layers in the Living Atlas of the World

The following Soils Layers were released last week to the Living Atlas of the World: NEW LAYERS USA Soils Albedo USA Soils Bedrock Depth USA Soils Corrosion Concrete USA Soils Corrosion Steel USA Soils Crop Production USA Soils Drainage Class … Continue reading

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Global Elevation Analysis Services Enhanced with Higher Resolution Data

Profile App

The ArcGIS Online global elevation analysis services were updated last week to include 10 meter resolution elevation data for Norway, Finland, Denmark, Austria, and Spain. The updated services include Viewshed, Profile, and Summarize Elevation. Previously, elevation data for these areas … Continue reading

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New Wilderness Layers in the Living Atlas

Wilderness Feature Service

We recently released two new Wilderness layers: The USA Wilderness feature layer and USA Wilderness imagery layer provide access to a map of 765 designated Wilderness Areas that protect over 109 million acres in 44 states and Puerto Rico. USA … Continue reading

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The Esri Hydro Reference Overlay is a Hosted Tile Layer on ArcGIS Online

Hydro Reference Overlay

Due to increased demand for access and stability, the Esri Hydro Reference Overlay is now served as a hosted tile layer on ArcGIS Online. The original webmap and layer will remain in place until September 2017. At that time, the … Continue reading

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Interactive Maps for Wild and Scenic Rivers Now Live on Rivers.gov

Wild and Scenic River Story Map

by Andrew Keske, Alex Yesto, Ilana Cohen, Peter Bonsall, Sandy Margriter, Susan Rosebrough, Joan Harn, Cathi Bailey, Steve Chesterson Rivers often inspire us with their magnificent beauty and have long been recognized for providing us with not only water, but … Continue reading

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Esri Visualizes NOAA’s National Water Model

National Water Model

For the first time ever, you can visualize NOAA’s stream-flow forecasts throughout the continental U.S. in ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS for Desktop or freely via the REST endpoint. By accessing the National Water Model map services, hosted on Esri’s livefeeds2.arcgis.com server, … Continue reading

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Stream Gauges Map Goes Global!

THUMBNAI

Since incorporating the Live Stream Gauge Map into the Community Maps program, a number of state and county governments have contributed their gauge networks to the map, and now, we’ve added the first set of international contributors. Real-time stream gauge … Continue reading

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USDA Forest Service Uses ArcGIS to Protect Riparian Ecosystems

Forest Service

by Sinan Abood, Spatial Analyst – ORISE Research Fellow, USDA Forest Service Riparian ecosystems provide many physical, ecological, and biological functions of economic and social value, serving as the zone of interaction between streams and the terrestrial ecosystems around them. … Continue reading

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