Tool name * Habitat Priority Planner

This tool aids in making decisions about conservation, restoration, and planning. The Habitat Priority Planner takes away much of the subjective nature of the process by providing a means of obtaining critical habitat analyses that are consistent, repeatable, and transparent. The program allows users to easily test various ideas and "what if" scenarios on the fly, making it the perfect tool to use in a group setting.

Category All, Decision Support
What step(s) in analysis framework 4
What step(s) in Governance framework

ster- or vector-based land cover data Point, line, or polygon data sets pertinent to project

Data Quality Required

Not available

Modification Required

Not available

Expertise Required

Basic knowledge and skill with ArcGIS, attribute tables, and simple query building

Spatial and Temporal

Not available


Maps, reports, and data tables to enhance communication and the decision-making process

License cost issues


Literature: References & Manuals *