Course Description and Credit Information

This course discusses the current status of NLCD 2011 (National Land Cover Database 2011), the future plans, and its application examples. The presenters provide information on the purpose of NLCD and its roles in restoring landscapes and creating livable communities.Also explained are the developments that have been made in the past years with analysis and comparison of results.

 

Learning Objectives:

1. Understand the purpose of NLCD and know how to use it effectively for the safety and welfare of the public and wildlife.

2. For participants to gain detailed information on the National Land Cover Database 2011.

3. Learn about the developments that have been made in the past years.

 

General Course Information

 

Credits

1.0 CEU/CE/PH/CH

HSW

Yes

Format

Pre-recorded webinar

Presenter

Dr. Collin Homer, Project Manager - NLCD at USGS EROS; Coordinator - MRLC

 

 

US State Approvals

LA CES Approved

Yes

States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WY

Yes

North Carolina

Yes

New Jersey

Yes

Florida

Yes

New York
 ***Each licensee is responsible for determining if this course meets the state requirements

***

GA, MN, and SD 
**Explanation: There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
 If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.

Yes
**See explanation

 

Canada Provinces and Territories

British Columbia

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Ontario

Yes, per reciprocity with LA CES

Course curriculum

  • 01

    National Land Cover Database 2011: Status and Plans

    • Video

    • Video

  • 02

    National Land Cover Database 2011: Status and Plans Quiz

    • Take the Quiz

  • 03

    National Land Cover Database 2011: Status and Plans Survey

    • Take the Survey