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Going Green with GIS: Analyzing climate change

Environmental scientists and physical geographers have long been studying the distribution and spatial patterns of air and water pollution. Although the general scientific understandings are that air and water pollution creates diseases and impacts the health of people, very few quantitative and spatially analyzed researchers published in demonstrating the impacts or causes. Reducing the risks caused by climate change is an immense challenge for scientists, policymakers, developers, engineers, and many others have used geographic information system (GIS) technology to better…

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The Road to safety: Accident analysis with GIS

The Road The economic growth of a country depends upon its infrastructure mainly its transportation network, comprising of road, rail and air routes. Of all these, the road is critical and the crucial as it can connect all others with each other.A good network of roads is also important as it provides connectivity between rural and urban areas. Along with this, road safety is an equally important aspect of the connectivity part. It plays a key role towards a sustainable…

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GIS in Real Estate : Spatial Information and Decision Support

The established way of real estate involves the enterprise of consultancy, expertise, planning and facility management. This industry consists a wide array of professionals such as environmentalists, engineers, field officers, economists, and of course lawyers. These professionals come together to make business decisions which can make or break the organization. The decision needs to be a perfect consolidation of market trends, estimation of future market direction and many other variables. For this process to be a success every time data…

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Shopping with GIS: the retail sector impact

Lifetime guarantee Gis enabled technology has changed the way we live in a very subtle way, while some of us may not even know the scale of impact GIS has on our life. Now, GIS has found its use in the retail sector as well. As the physical retail stores fight a tough competition with online stores, GIS comes to the rescue with game changing techniques. The impact of these tools can, in fact, bring back the charm of bricks,…

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Utility mapping for urban administration

Urban habitats are growing at a rapid rate across the world. New urban spots popping up to accommodate the wave of people migrating from rural areas. The complexity of these cities are not getting any easier, the influx of migrating population only means that the resources are going to need better management techniques and tools. GIS is growing as an operations and resources management tool across the world, utility services such as telecommunication, energy, waste management, water management and transportation…

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People’s GIS

Of the people The use of GIS is prevalent in daily lives, it is used by governments to plan cities, map crimes for better law enforcement programs and by health experts to study and control the flow of diseases. The result of uses of GIS can be seen in an efficiency of the emergency response teams during natural disasters. Reduction of crimes in the crime-ridden neighborhood due to analysing crime patterns. Reduction in commuting time due to studying traffic patterns…

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GIS: Modern Warfare Against Poverty

The UN (United Nations) had set some ambitious millennium goals to reduce hunger and poverty by 2020. The results until now are as follows. The target of reducing extreme poverty rates by half was met five years ahead of the 2015 deadline. More than 1 billion people have been lifted out of extreme poverty since 1990. In 1990, nearly half of the population in the developing regions lived on less than $1.25 a day. This rate dropped to 14 percent…

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Cartography and more in the digital age: GIS

What and How GIS is an acronym for geospatial information systems. It is a combination of hardware and geospatial software for capturing, storing and analysing spatial data. Computer images of maps combined with databases of that corresponding map give an information which could be used many different purposes. Almost all information tends to have a geographical information component in them meaning every information is tied to a place. So in a case of a disaster or any other emergency, the…

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