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GIS concepts and capabilities needed to support Kluane National Park Reserve management planning: The Alsek River valley pilot study

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1995

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Wilson, Philip James, 1995, GIS concepts and capabilities needed to support Kluane National Park Reserve management planning: The Alsek River valley pilot study: University of Ottawa.

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Parks Canada uses park management planning to put into practice the dual mandate of protecting environmentally significant areas and providing for recreational activities within those areas. A park management plan lays out the objectives and strategies to indicate how each national park will protect and represent its natural and cultural heritages. A geographic information system (GIS) can support park management planning by providing the concepts of a data base management system and the capabilities of transforming spatial data into information through data integration, analysis-synthesis, and communication. Park management planning of a section of the Alsek River valley of Kluane National Park Reserve in the Yukon Territory requires [...]

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