Credits September 2012
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) would like to thank the Conservation Management Institute at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University for their cooperation in developing the Virginia Fish and Wildlife Information Service. Without their expertise and support, this system would not have been possible.
VDGIF would also like to thank the following organizations who provide data, assist in collecting and compiling data, or setting up procedures used on the Virginia Fish and Wildlife Information Service.
|Dataset Name||Creator/Cooperator||Description of Use|
|Biota of Virginia Database||Office Of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement||This database is used to query species specific information.|
|Collections Database||This GIS database locates
wildlife as observed by professional biologists.
Data entry for the Collections database was funded, in part, by the Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program at the Department of Environmental Quality through Grant #NAO4NOS4190060 of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, under the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.
|Bald Eagle Nests||Center for Conservation Biology, College of William & Mary and Virginia Commonwealth University||Sites of Bald Eagle nests.|
|Conservation Lands Database||DCR Natural Heritage areas of concern.|
|Breeding Bird Atlas Database||
Virginia Society of Ornithology
|This database is used to display and query Breeding Bird Atlas data.|
|Cold Water Streams Database||This database is used to query Cold Water Stream data.|
|Anadromous Fish Use Areas and Impediments Database||Virginia Commonwealth University Biology Department,||This database is used to query Anadromous Fish Use Waters and Impediments data.|
|Threatened and Endangered Species Waters Database||This database is used to query Threatened and Endangered Species Waters data.|