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How to download an orthophoto image (using Vancouver Open Data)

How to download an orthophoto image (using Vancouver Open Data)

This video shows how to access Orthophoto imagery specific for Vancouver Open Data. However, I should mention a lot of data vendors have similar practices, including sources like GeoBase. Vancouver Open Data is unique from most data providers, where it lets you one-click download the whole Vancouver area. That’s quite nice! Thanks Vancouver Open Data for making this option available! ...

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Analysis of Spatial Density Utilizing the Big Data of Floating Population of Seoul City

Analysis of Spatial Density Utilizing the Big Data of Floating Population of Seoul City

This article aims at dealing with the inconveniences—associated with places—the foreign tourists are experiencing by utilizing the big data technology. It analyzes the spatial density of floating population of foreign tourists and suggests a variety of applications based on the results. This thesis associates the roaming big data of foreign tourists with Geographic Information System(GIS) to analyze the floating population ...

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SuperGIS Webinar – A Better World with Open Data – GIS Application

SuperGIS Webinar – A Better World with Open Data – GIS Application

Open data is, in fact, not a new idea. It encourages and let more people able to reuse it. Its convenience and sharable feature bring boundless value-added application in several domains, especially GIS. In this webinar, you will learn how to *Freely use open data, of course *Integrate various data sources with GIS *Overview city in diverse aspects *Manage disaster ...

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Developing a Land Use Database of the Kanto Region

Developing a Land Use Database of the Kanto Region

Developing a Land Use Database of the Kanto Region, Japan in the 1880’s—Nobusuke Iwasaki (National Institute for Agro-Environmental Science), David Sprague, Naoko Fujita, Ikuhiro Teramoto, Hiroshi Yamaguchi Historical land use records are valuable information for biodiversity protection, disaster management, rural area planning and many other uses. The Rapid Survey Maps (RSM) that were surveyed in the 1880’s (early Meiji Era), ...

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Download Zipcode and Neighborhood Shapefiles

Download Zipcode and Neighborhood Shapefiles

In order to limit our study area to one part of Boston, we’ll download and extract a few more shapefiles. We’ll also look at NHGIS, one of the greatest available online resources for high-quality shapefiles (and attribute) for human geography.

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