Current Projects


CSU Alternative Transportation

  • Monthly maps showing locations of bicycle tickets and accidents.
  • Monthly maps of Transfort ridership and bus station usage of CSU affiliates (faculty/staff and students)
  • Mapping addresses of CSU affiliates to overlay with existing bus/bike routes to reveal gaps in service.

Aspen Valley Land Trust (AVLT)

  • Identifying high-priority areas for private land conservation in western Colorado via GIS analyses

Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML)

  • Providing GIS and ArcGIS Online support for vegetation mapping projects
  • Publishing layers online and establishing cartographic protocols

Colorado View

  • Use remote sensing data to improve predictions of invasive species presence and potential spread in grasslands
  • Building a GIS and remote sensing database of land cover relevant to grazing (e.g. land use, vegetation, ownership, livestock data, wildlife data)
  • Use remote sensing to characterize temporal dynamics of green biomass
  • Use remote sensing data to improve spatial predictions of UV-B radiation and to characterize UV-B climate

High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (HICAHS)

  • Mapping training locations and diffusion of impact from occupational health training sessions in agricultural communities

National Park Service: Land Resources Division

  • Data mining, legislation, and deed research to determine boundaries and ownership data for Shenandoah National Park over time

The Nature Conservancy: Global Lands

  • Digitize shale oil and gas basins to update global uncoventional oil and gas threat assessment

Secondary Cities

Semester at Sea

  • Develop and find relevant maps to serve as instructional materials for faculty on board the Semester at Sea voyage

U.S. Fish and Wildlife

  • Mapping wind turbines to determine effects on threatened wildlife species


Past Projects

Civil War Gunboats

Rachel Carson Center

TILT Partnership: Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Mapping Technologies and Spatial Thinking

Rocky Mountain National Park: Campsites

Antarctica History Book: Creating a series of maps for print publication

Colorado River Basin: Agricultural Water Governance and Predicted Stream Flow

Maps for a book, Citizen Explorer: the Life of Zebulon Pike by Jared Orsi