Resources & Habitat

Here you will find methods related to mapping various resources and habitats.

Mapping the Clayoquot Sound Scientific Panel's Watershed-Based Recommendations

[Extract from Seeing the Ocean Through the Trees, by David Carruthers, Ecotrust Canada]

1.0 Rational

Fisheries Inventory

Fish and fish habitat inventories provide information about fish distribution, population status, and about the condition and capability of supporting habitats.

Information available includes inventory standards documents, background documents, data collection forms and field guides, data entry and analysis tools and reporting standards. Several of these inventories have a series of documents associated with them. General inventory standards are available as well as those with broader application. These features have been organized in a series of toolkits to assist users.

Tools are listed on the right side of the page: