Geographic Information Systems: Applications in Natural Resource Management

Geographic Information Systems: Applications in Natural Resource Management

Michael G. Wing


Geographic info structures: functions in traditional source Management is meant for introductory-course scholars in forestry and traditional source administration, box forestry, biology, and different usual source or typical resource-related fields. The emphasis of this e-book is at the program of Geographic info platforms (GIS). It offers designated assurance of GIS operations reminiscent of querying, buffering, clipping, and overlay research; in addition to history info at the heritage of GIS, database construction, enhancing and acquisition, and map improvement. The purposes supplied will be prolonged to any sector of the realm, even if the first emphasis is on Canada and the remainder of North the USA. This ebook additionally examines present GIS tendencies and the possibilities and demanding situations prone to face GIS users.

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