Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Del Mar College's Integrated Geospatial Education & Technology Training program offers course on Urban Tree Canopy analysis

Topic: Urban Environmental Management

Urban Tree Canopy

Problem Statement: Cities are heat islands for capturing carbon dioxide from a concentration of vehicles and buildings.

Urban forests help mitigate those effects. Can we quantify some of those effects using remote sensing imagery?

Level: beginning

Software: ArcGIS, ENVI, Powerpoint, Word

No comments:

Post a Comment

We welcome your comments provided they are not Anonymous. Anonymous comments will not be posted.