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Dr. Shireen Hyrapiet's - GEOG 1301: GIS

Environmental Justice Atlas

What is GIS?

"A geographic information system (GIS) is a system that creates, manages, analyzes, and maps all types of data. GIS connects data to a map, integrating location data (where things are) with all types of descriptive information (what things are like there). This provides a foundation for mapping and analysis that is used in science and almost every industry. GIS helps users understand patterns, relationships, and geographic context. The benefits include improved communication and efficiency as well as better management and decision making." - ESRI

Books on GIS

Geospatial Data - Maps and more

Data Visualization

Geospatial Data

Social and Environmental Justice

Sustainability

Disaster Response

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