This shapefile describes the outputs from the application of a decision support tool (Rohweder and others 2015) used to assist the Minnesota Valley Wetland Management District make thoughtful and strategic choices about where to spend its limited management resources. It incorporates landscape and management unit features to identify which Waterfowl Production Areas have the greatest biological potential with respect to priority resources and habitats. The district can use this information to prioritize and target management, which will help with development of annual habitat plans. This shapefile contains the relevant input criteria attributes used in the development of station objective models.
|Title||Application of a Decision Support Tool for Prioritizing Management Units at Minnesota Valley Wetland Management District - derived spatial data|
|Authors||Jason Rohweder, Jacob Randa, Brooke Burrows|
|Product Type||Data Release|
|Record Source||USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog|
|USGS Organization||Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center|