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GIS applications in natural resources

GIS applications in natural resources

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Published by GIS World in Fort Collins, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geographic information systems.,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Geography.,
  • Forest mapping.,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Forestry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael Heit and Art Shortreid.
    ContributionsHeit, Michael., Shortreid, Art.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 381 p. :
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18190424M
    ISBN 100962506338
    LC Control Number93004670

    Mining that's responsible and efficient. The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department's Mining and Minerals Division uses GIS to process operations and exploration permit applications, report economic impacts, track mining activity, and enforce reclamation regulations. GIS technology can be used to gather analyse geographical natural resource data on the local, city, state, and national level for a variety of purposes related to natural resource management. As populations grow, the demand for natural resources increases while at the same time their supply often decreases.

    Esri Press publishes books and tutorials on GIS, cartography, and the application of spatial analysis. All publications are available to purchase online and include topics that cover many areas of public and private endeavor including land-use planning, health care, education, business, government, and science. GIS for Watershed and Water Resource Management explains the fundamentals, demonstrates new approaches, techniques and methods, and provides examples of real applications. It presents the basic concepts, and shows how to acquire the critical information needed to plan and implement GIS studies, and develop practical solutions for environmental.

    Geographic information system (GIS) technology is used to support and deliver information to environmental managers and the public. GIS allows the combination and analysis of multiple layers of location-based data including environmental measurements. The environmental applica-tion areas of GIS are varied in terms of potential users, environmental. The Web GIS revolution is radically altering how information about the world around us is applied and shared. This is your learn-by-doing guide into ArcGIS, the powerful mapping and analysis system created by the geospatial pioneers of Esri. Each of the 10 Big Ideas is a “chapter” about how GIS technology unlocks your data to reveal deeper insights and a better understanding of .


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