Good geographic information system (GIS) questions are not easily created. They can be mysterious to some, unknown to others and cause others to scratch their heads in curiosity. Since most questions posed to GIS are relatively simple – where is this? Most users have their answers satisfied and move on. But a much smaller number of people seek answers to more complex questions that are not immediately available – or even understood.
Town Planning can be difficult to get into so if you’re considering a career in Town Planning, it helps to get some advice. Below, I have laid out what a career in town planning looks like and the education, experience and skills you need to build your career in this rewarding role.
The Health of the inhabitants of a community is very important and should not be taken with levity, the health of people in a community is not only in the hands of the people and health practitioners, planners also have a role to play in the health sector.
GIS has evolved from Desktop to WEB GIS, with the power of WEB GIS, public participation can be done using crowdsourcing GIS web apps and native apps.
Every day, millions of decisions are being powered by Geographic Information Systems (GIS)…
From pinpointing new store locations… to predicting climate change… to reporting power outages… to analyzing crime patterns.
You might be wondering: But why use GIS?
Because geographic problems require spatial thinking.
Today’s farmers use sophisticated agriculture technology because they can save time and money.
I am an Urban Planner by profession. A lesser known profession in a modern world. Yes, it is indeed a profession which remains largely unknown to the general public and even to concerned agencies. This is a major setback for the profession and he gravity of the problem might not reflect in mere words.
Struggling to find GIS projects for you or your students? Read the list.
Paralyzed when someone asks what GIS can really do? Read the list.
Looking to diversify your business and services? Read the list.
One year in the making, these are some of your favorite GIS applications you haven’t heard of yet:
GIS student project ideas, GIS case studies, GIS projects, GIS uses – From over 50 industries, this jam-packed guide of 1000 GIS applications will open your mind to our amazing planet and its inter-connectivity.