Jantz, C.A., S.A. Drzyzga, P. Claggett and J. O’Niel-Dunne (2015 – 2017). A land cover mapping, modeling, and monitoring system for the Delaware River Basin (DRB) in support of maintaining and restoring water resources. William Penn Foundation. Total budget: $1,015,000 (all to SU). See our project website to stay up to date on progress.

Yeo, I, M. Lang, C. Huang, and C.A. Jantz (2012-2015). Mapping and monitoring of wetland dynamics for improved resilience and delivery of ecosystem services in the Mid-Atlantic region. Submitted to NASA’s Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) Land-Cover/Land-Use Change 2012 solicitation (NNH10ZDA001N-LCLUC). Total budget $749,849; SU budget $60,434.


Jantz, C.A. (2013). Estimating 20th century land use change in and around the Chesapeake & Ohio National Historical Park (CHOH). Shippensburg University College of Arts and Sciences Faculty-Led Research Fund. $995.

Jantz, C.A., T. Erickson, and M. Ratcliffe (2013). Estimating the Completeness of TIGER Road Data Using the SLEUTH Urban Growth Forecasting Model. Summer at Census Program, U.S. Census Bureau. Stipend $5,000.

Jantz, C.A. and Scott Drzyzga (2007-2013). Collaborative Research: Dynamic Coupling of the Water Cycle with Patterns of Urban Growth. Lead investigator: Claire Welty, University of Maryland Center for Urban Research and Education. NSF Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences, Dynamics of Coupled Natural-Human Systems. Total budget: $1,300,000; SU budget: $175,388.

Moglen, Glenn, Jim Reilly and C.A. Jantz (2007-2011). Developing a decision support system for the Delmarva Peninsula: A tool to integrate alternative growth scenarios and environmental impact assessments into local land use planning. Maryland SeaGrant, NOAA. Total budget: $232,311; SU budget: $49,556.

Marr, P.G. and C.A. Jantz (2009-2010). Population concentration, village abandonment and accessibility in the Colchane region of northern Chile. Shippensburg University Research and Scholarship Program. $16,600.00

Jantz, C.A. (2008-2009). Forecasting land use change in the Upper Delaware Watershed. National Park Service. $21,250.

Jantz, C.A. (2006-2008). Forecasting Land Use Change in Delaware and Sullivan Counties, NY. Delaware County Planning Commission. $13,000.

Mronzinski, M., C. A. Jantz, E. de Coulstoun and D. Forney (2006-2008). Forecasting Land Use Change in Pike & Wayne Counties, PA. Pennsylvania DCNR Community Conservation Partnership Program Grants. $25,000.

Goetz, S.J., S.D. Prince, N. Bockstael, R. Holmes, T. Stone and C. Jantz (2005-2008). Urban growth impacts on surface hydrology in mid-Atlantic and New England watersheds. NASA Energy- and Water-Cycle Sponsored Research (NEWS) NRA, Land Cover and Land Use Change Program. Total budget: $570,000; SU budget: $83,661.

Jantz, C.A. (2008). Estimating ecosystem services in Albemarle County and Charlottesville, VA. Advocates for a Sustainable Albemarle Population (ASAP). $25,000

Marr, P.G. and C.A. Jantz (2008). Landscape influences on the collapse of the nitrate mining industry in the Tarapacá region of Chile. PASSHE Faculty Professional Development Council. $5,862.

Goetz, S.J. and C.A. Jantz (2004-2006). Modeling the rates and spatial patterns of future land use change in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Chesapeake Bay Program, US Environmental Protection Agency. $100,000.

Goetz, S.J. and C.A. Jantz (2003). Modeling the effects of land use policies on urban land use patterns in Maryland. National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education Small Grants Program, University of Maryland, College Park, MD. $20,000.00.