New publication describes how sampling design can influence spatial data quality in geographic citizen science
Keynote presentation (video) by Greg Brown at ISPM Conference, Espoo, Finland
New publication describes how to integrate data from participatory mapping to identify conservation opportunities
New publication identifies value distribution of local, domestic, and international tourists to protected areas
New publication describes and evaluates participatory mapping for citizen science in wildlife conservation
New publication describes NIMBY/YIMBY effects in land use planning/zoning from participatory mapping data
New publication describes how participatory mapping can assess urban park benefits in a large urban park system
New publication describes how participatory mapping can be used to inform general land use planning and zoning
New publication identifies key issues and research priorities for participatory mapping
New publication assesses local acceptance of protected areas in Norway using PPGIS
New publication shows how cultural ecosystem values are related to landscape features in the coastal zone
New publication shows how participatory mapping can be used to manage visitor conflict on multi-use trails
New publication analyzes PPGIS data by sampling group for marine spatial planning
New publication shows how PGIS can increase public participation for land use planning in Malaysia
New publication evaluates multiple methods for identifying land use conflict potential from participatory mapping data
New publication provides evidence that PGIS can increase public capacity for participation in land use planning
New publication extends research on identifying land use and natural resource conflict potential using participatory mapping data
New publication examines how social data from participatory mapping identify different priority areas for conservation than priorities based only on biological data
New publication examines distribution of cultural ecosystem values in coastal areas from participatory mapping
New publication describes how PGIS can bridge knowledge gap between experts and lay public for land use planning in Malaysia
New publication evaluates validity of qualitative and quantitative mapping methods
New publication demonstrates participatory mapping method for identifying conflict potenting in coastal/marine environment
New publication evaluates crowdsourced information (PPGIS,VGI) for assessing importance of protected areas
New publication demonstrates participatory mapping of coral reef conditions to inform future management
2017 International Conference to focus on participatory mapping (PPGIS/PGIS/VGI) knowledge, applications, and future needs
New publication evaluates alternative methods for biophysical and cultural ecosystem services hotspot mapping from PPGIS data
New publication describes use of PPGIS for marine spatial planning
New publication describes use of PPGIS to identify and assess environmental justice associated with “blue space” in urban areas
New publication describes use of VGI (Instagram images) to identify cultural ecosystem services
New publication describes use of PPGIS for identifying tourism impacts in protected areas
New publication demonstrates spatial value transfer methods for cultural ecosystem services
New publication reviews sampling effects and response bias in internet participatory mapping
New publication shows how PPGIS supports Helsinki master urban plan
New publication applies PPGIS/VGI to stakeholder analysis for marine conservation
New publication shows participatory GIS for nature conservation with indigenous peoples
New publication examines cross-cultural differences in mapped values for protected areas in Norway and Poland
New publication examines relationship between land tenure and ecosystem services using PPGIS data
New publication uses PPGIS research to link urban structure with urban happiness and environmental quality
New publication describes associations of mapped ecosystem values with physical landscapes.
New publication describes how to engage crowd wisdom and public judgement for land use planning.
New publication describes methods for identifying social-ecological hotspots.
New study identifies landscape values in Namibia
New article features PPGIS research for managing mountain biking in NSW, Australia
New PPGIS research identifies landscape values and development preferences for Darwin Harbor, Australia
New research report shows mapped values for coastal/marine planning in Australia
New publication provides method for identifying spatial stakeholder agreement for land management
Recent PPGIS research on landscape connectivity highlighted in article
Article describes how conservation values measured with PPGIS influence landscape connectivity
Article describes PPGIS method for measuring and mapping place attachment
Chapter describes landscape values in Prince William Sound, Alaska from two PPGIS studies
Article evaluates the quality of PPGIS data for conservation planning
Article reviews and evaluates participatory mapping for ecosystem services
Article on assessing public land values using PPGIS and social landsscape metrics
Technical report on public land values using PPGIS for the state of Victoria, Australia
Map viewer displays PPGIS public land values for the state of Victoria, Australia
Report uses PPGIS to help provide integrated assessment of forest resources in Wrangell, Alaska
Article describes how to identify land use conflict potential using PPGIS
Article describes key issues and research priorities for PPGIS
Article describes using PPGIS to assess national scenic values in the Netherlands
Article describes using PPGIS to measure physical activity and urban park benefits
Article describes how PPGIS participant values influence PPGIS mapping behavior
Published article examines energy development preferences using PPGIS
Article examines relationships between mapped landscape values and global land cover
Article describes participatory mapping with indigenous people of Suriname, South America
PPGIS used in community mapping for Lower Hunter Region in New South Wales, Australia. Click on link to visit the report website.
Publication describes the benefits of using PPGIS for urban studies. Click this link to see the article.
Landscape values are mapped in community workshops on Olympic Peninsula in Washington state (U.S.). Click this link to see overview of project.
Publication: Describes sampling effects (a cautionary tale) of using PPGIS vs. VGI. Click on this link to view the journal article.
Nora Fagerholm (now Dr. Fagerholm) and colleagues at the University of Turku (Finland) publish important work on identifying landscape services using PGIS. Click on this link to view the journal article.
Mapping indigenous peoples’ landscape values.
Publication: The relationship between landscape values and physical landscapes. Click here or see menu on left
Publication: Social landscape values mapped for country of New Zealand.
Wyoming PPGIS study report released (click to download)
PPGIS study in Wyoming maps landscape values/development preferences
PPGIS study identifies areas for river conservation
First PPGIS website to map ecosystem values and services
PGIS study maps social landscape values in Zanzibar, Africa
Peport on Using PPGIS to Map Park Visitor Experiences and Env. Impacts
Global Climate Change Mapping Project uses PPGIS
Publication describes PPGIS method for national forest planning in the U.S.
Report describes spatial mapping of community values for tourism and conservation planning for the Murray River in Australia
Report explores the relationship between landscape values and climate change risks with data using PPGIS