NR 760 (01) - Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resources

GIS in Natural Resources

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Natural Resources
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 56293
This course in geographic information systems (GIS), covers advanced theory, concepts, and applications of GIS for natural resource and related disciplines. Discussion of database structures, data sources, spatial data manipulation/analysis/modeling, data quality and assessment. Students conduct a project of their design exploring aspects of GIS most useful to them. Lecture emphasizes concepts and applications through a text and selected peer-reviewed articles. Lab uses the latest version of ArcGIS software and provides hands-on experience. Prereq: introductory GIS course. Permission required.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): FOR 760, FORS 760, GEOG 760
Instructors: Michael Routhier

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MW 9:10am - 10:00am JAMS G54
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 M 2:10pm - 5:00pm JAMS G45