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GIS Resources - The Upper Susquehanna Coalition has developed an extensive Geographic Information System component designed to support and enhance many of its projects, and is constantly expanding and improving its GIS capabilities. This page provides more detailed information on the USC's GIS projects.

Graphics and Outreach Resources - The following page contains resources for use by USC Members and Partners at outreach-related events. They are available either through download, or hard copies may be available upon request.

USC Logo

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USC Logo - Jpeg

The USC logo can be formatted to meet your needs, but the most commonly used versions are available here. Top Logo has a white background in jpeg format, and Bottom Logo has a clear background in .gif format.

USC Logo - GIF  

Presentations - in .pdf format

CP 39 Powerpoint View a powerpoint (.ppt file 3.4 Mb) of a new Farm Service Agency (FSA) conservation program - CP 39 or click here for a brochure on completed projects. USC Grazing Initiative USC Grazing Initiative Presentation from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11
2nd Annual Legislative Session Welcome Welcome Powerpoint from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11 New York Nutrient Reduction Powerpoint Challenges of Nutrient Reduction Powerpoint from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11
NY TMDL Update 7/7/11 TMDL discussion from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11 AEM Update 7-11 AEM Update from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11
CNMP Update 7-11 CNMP Update from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11 CBWI Update 7-11 New York Chesapeake Bay Watershed Initiative Results from the 2nd Annual Legislative Forum 7/7/11
 

This presentation was developed to introduce key wetland concepts and the basics of wetland restoration to listeners.

 

This presentation was developed to introduce wetland functions, wetland impacts, and the USC Wetland Program to listeners.

 

 

Click this slideshow to learn about Emergency Stream Intervention and Reducing Storm Impacts on Stream Channels

Documents and Text

USC Fact Sheet

USC Fact sheet - Click here to open a low resolution jpeg of the 8.5 x 11 fact sheet about the USC. Or download the larger file here (784 KB .zip file)

Landowner Management

Landowner's Guide to Improving Vernal Pool Habitat - a USC Fact Sheet developed as part of an EPA Wetland Program Development Grant (WPDG)

About Us Brochure outside

About Us Brochure

We developed this tri-fold brochure that we call "The Upper Susquehanna Coalition - Locally Led Conservation" for distribution to and use by our partners. We printed these bochures on recycled paper and have paper copies remaining, but the images to the left are linkd to large jpegs of each page - front and back.

USC Flyer

Wetlands in Your Town - a USC Fact Sheet developed as part of an EPA WPDG

Posters

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This poster describes some key roles that districts can play in the face of natural gas development. 

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This poster describes some results of the Chesapeake Bay TMDL. Click on the link to view a larger sized file.

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This poster describes some agricultural Best Management Practices (BMPs) supported by the USC. Click on the link to view a larger sized file.

Ephemeral Pools Poster

This poster is a pictoral guide to Vernal Pool Species. It is often distributed to educators for use in a classroom setting.

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This poster is a very brief overview of the USC and its programs. The thumbnail links to a file that is 18 x 24.

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This poster describes key components of the USC wetland program. The thumbnail links to a file that is 18 x 24.

Opens Larger File This poster is a brief overview on Roads and the USC watershed. The thumbnail links to a file that is 18 x 24. Opens Larger File This poster showcases buffer work in the USC Watershed. The thumbnail links to a file that is 18 x 24.
USC Streams

This poster depicts stream-related issues in the Upper Susquehanna River Watershed. The thumbnail links to a file that is 18 x 24.

USC Stream Work

This poster showcases stream work in the USC Watershed. The thumbnail links to a file that is 18 x 24.

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This poster describes some deliverables for a 2009 project and showcases some excellent USC work.

USC Outreach Poster

This outreach poster depicts pictures from throughout the watershed. The poster is a jpeg file 18x24 inches and was distributed to our partnering counties.

Vernal Pool Sign

This is an image of a sign developed for educational purposes and on display at several local nature centers. The sign was printed using EPA 5-Star funding.

USC Sign - Connected by Water

This 13 x 19 poster is a smaller version of our "Communities Connected by Water" sign which was created in 2001. This sign was distributed throughout the watershed with a copy of the sign in each USC member county.

Maps

USC Watershed Callout Map Callout map of the USC watershed developed for outreach efforts. USC Watershed Land Cover USC Watershed Landuse - This map depicts the watershed landcover, counties, and 10-digit watershed boundaries. The watersheds on this map are labeled with a 3-digit code. To identify the watershed name and acreage, view the ID column of this .pdf.
USC Watershed CBP Version 5 watersheds This map depicts the "Version 5" watersheds used by the Chesapeake Bay Program to model the health of the bay. 12 Digit HUA This watershed map labels each of the 287 12-digit HUAs in the USC Watershed. The map is a full-sized jped at 36 x 48" and 8.5 Mb. The map is also available in 16 x 24" size here. To view a .pdf of all of the watershed names, labels, and acreages click here.
USC Watershed Map USC Watershed Map - This map is a standard callout of the new USC watershed, counties, and major sub-basins in relation to the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The thumbnail links to a .jpeg file that is 18 x 24.

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
 
Upper Susquehanna Coalition
Main Office: 183 Corporate Drive - Owego, NY 13827 - (607) 687-3553
Coordinator: Wendy Walsh - 183 Corporate Drive - Owego, NY 13827 - (607) 687-3553 wwalsh@u-s-c.org