Nebraska Authors

Leslie M. Howard

AKA: Les Howard

Les Howard serves as Geographic Information Systems and cartography manager at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln School of Natural Resources. He was the cartography editor for maps included in the 2017 Atlas of Nebraska.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Visual Work


Cartography; Geographic Information Systems; Geography; Natural Resources


GIS/Cartography Manager

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, School of Natural Resources


SNR Staff Recognition Award awarded by School of Natural Resources, 2015
2014 John C. Frye Memorial Award awarded by Association of American State Geologists


Contributing author and cartography editor, Atlas of Nebraska. 2017. (Co-authors: J. Clark Archer, Richard Edwards, Fred M. Shelley, Donald A. Wilhite, and David J. Wishart)

Numerous other technical and professional publications.

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Leslie M. Howard

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