GIS analysis

Learn to Use GIS to Map and Analyze Surface Water Data

Esri Press recently published a book to teach users how to use GIS to analyze surface water using the National Hydrography…

February 6, 2020

Python and GIS Resources

Find resources to web sites about Python scripting to use in GIS. Learn how to use Python to expand your…

June 7, 2017

Using GIS to Assess and Mitigate Rail Hazards

GIS has been of interest to rail companies, NGOs, and governments attempting to minimize a variety of hazards that may…

January 10, 2017

GIS and Sustainable Energy

GIS has become a critical planning and management tool for addressing where and how to enable sustainable energy efforts.

February 8, 2018

Using GIS to Evaluate Parking Availability in Bloomsburg, PA

This student/faculty research project at Bloomsburg University takes a look at parking availability in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania by analyzing parking space…

December 18, 2016

Overview of Weighted Site Selection and Suitability Analysis

Site selection is a type of analysis used in GIS to determine the best place or site for something. Weighted…

January 12, 2020

Analyzing Bike Sharing Demand with GIS

To study the best citing of bike stations in New York City for a bike sharing program, the NYC DOT…

July 8, 2015

Common Map Projections

Selecting the right map projection is one of the important first considerations for accurate GIS analysis. Reviewed here are the…

July 18, 2013

Mapping the Direction to Makkah: A GIS Perspective

This article by Ahmad S. Massasati, Ph.D. with the Department of Geography, United Arab Emirates University looks at the use…

February 19, 2016

The Power of Mapping

The real value of GIS come from the ability to integrate spatial information with higher end statistical and analytical processes…

September 1, 2016