GIS Geographic Information Services <ul><li>GIS is based around a 3-part system. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computer </li></ul>...
What is GIS used for? <ul><li>Anything! </li></ul>
<ul><li>There are 2 different kinds of GIS map. </li></ul><ul><li>2d </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Used primarily for transparency...
<ul><li>MoDot  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tool bar along the side </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Selectable layers </li></ul></ul>
<ul><li>NOAA </li></ul><ul><ul><li>aesthetic qualities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>demonstrates realism </li></ul></ul>
What   is it for? <ul><li>Manage </li></ul><ul><li>Interpret </li></ul><ul><li>Visualize </li></ul><ul><li>Understand </li...
<ul><li>Interpret </li></ul><ul><li>Weather services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To predict severe weather </li></ul></ul>Manage...
<ul><li>Visualize </li></ul><ul><li>Countries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Show boundaries of cities and states </li></ul></ul><u...
 
<ul><li>Resources </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.essex-countynj.org/GIS.pdf </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.weather.gov/ </li><...
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Geographic Information Systems

  1. 1. GIS Geographic Information Services <ul><li>GIS is based around a 3-part system. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Computer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Software </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data </li></ul></ul>
  2. 2. What is GIS used for? <ul><li>Anything! </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>There are 2 different kinds of GIS map. </li></ul><ul><li>2d </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Used primarily for transparency effects </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3d </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Used primarily for aesthetic purposes and for realism </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>MoDot </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tool bar along the side </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Selectable layers </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>NOAA </li></ul><ul><ul><li>aesthetic qualities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>demonstrates realism </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. What is it for? <ul><li>Manage </li></ul><ul><li>Interpret </li></ul><ul><li>Visualize </li></ul><ul><li>Understand </li></ul><ul><li>Display </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Interpret </li></ul><ul><li>Weather services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To predict severe weather </li></ul></ul>Manage <ul><li>Police departments </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Track recurring crime </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Domestic violence </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Visualize </li></ul><ul><li>Countries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Show boundaries of cities and states </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Physical, political, agricultural, etc </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Understand </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Schools teach students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>History, geography, science </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Display </li></ul><ul><li>Utility Companies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Display gas , electric , & water services </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>Resources </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.essex-countynj.org/GIS.pdf </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.weather.gov/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://maps.modot.mo.gov/timi/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.arcgis.com/home/search.html?q=missouri&t=content </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.gis.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://gis.mapsofworld.com/gis-project-management-objectives.html </li></ul>
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