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dc.contributor.authorAmundsen III, Ole
dc.contributor.authorMintier, Sophie
dc.contributor.authorLathan, Joshua
dc.contributor.authorNorton, Chelsey
dc.contributor.authorBeaudette, Aaron
dc.contributor.authorSvard, Julie
dc.contributor.authorMarciniec, Heather
dc.contributor.authorDuvall, Evan
dc.contributor.authorDillemuth, Ann
dc.contributor.authorSemler, Conor
dc.contributor.authorBhakta, Jetal
dc.contributor.authorSingh, Aatisha
dc.contributor.authorBarcher, Camille
dc.contributor.authorDaniels, Jessica
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-30T15:48:10Z
dc.date.available2007-01-30T15:48:10Z
dc.date.issued2006-12
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/5285
dc.description.abstractOver the Fall semester of 2006, 13 graduate students undertook the task of creating a Strategic Conservation Plan for Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust (THTLT), based in Watertown, NY. The plan features a series of natural resource inventories as well as a scenic viewshed analysis of the 1.3 million acre Tug Hill plateau. Regional land use history and demographic trends are explored. Using the resource inventories a vision conservation infrastructure was created for featuring recreational corridors, river corridors and wildlife areas. To help land trust decision makers in selecting solid conservation projects, a GIS suitability model was created based the land trust's own land protection criteria. Focus areas or high priority areas for pro-active conservation were outlined and tested using the suitability model. Finally, the Cornell team identified several tools for implementation based on the condition of four separate regions of Tug Hill.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipDepartment of City and Regional Planning at Cornell, Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust, Land Trust Alliance, New York State Conservation Partnership, Grant Program and the Snow Foundation.en_US
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dc.publisherCornell Univeristyen_US
dc.subjectStrategic Conservation Planningen_US
dc.subjectLand Trusten_US
dc.subjectEasementsen_US
dc.subjectTug Hillen_US
dc.subjectRegional Planningen_US
dc.subjectLand Use Planningen_US
dc.titleTug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust Strategic Land Conservation Planen_US
dc.typetechnical reporten_US


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