The following CRSSA LCP sites focusing on NJ statewide change are currently available:
This report is part of an ongonig series of collaborative studies between Rutgers and Rowan Universities (Lathrop & Hasse) examing NJ's urban growth and land use change.
What was the extent of New Jersey's forests and wetlands in 1600? What will it be in 2050? CRSSA researchers posed these questions and responded by producing a timeline of natural land cover change maps and a visualization of these results.
1986-2015 NJ Landscape Change Report (published September 2020)
Link to Web site, animated map, and previous NJ Landscape Change Reports (Lathrop/Hasse)
CRSSA Legacy Reports
Link to CRSSA technical report (PDF format), NJ land cover data 1972, 1984, 1995 (ESRI Arc/Info raster grid format)
For information regarding past CRSSA animations (NJ county land cover animations), please contact CRSSA Director, Rick Lathrop (email@example.com)
Link to CRSSA technical report (PDF format), NJ land use update data 2000/1999 (ESRI vector shape file format), NJ land cover data 2001 (Arc/Info grid format)
Link to Web site, animated maps, county profiles, reports, NY-NJ Highlands study area land cover data 1972, 1984, 1995, 2000, etc.
CRSSA technical report (358k PDF)
CRSSA technical report (945k PDF)
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