Environmental Modeling

Subjective Judgment and Context

We have already touched on this in looking at natural variation. While some methods of data collection may appear highly objective (e.g., laboratory measurement of soil pH values from field sampling), the interpretation of what […]

Environmental Modeling

Environmental Modeling within GIS

Once again we need to make the distinction between linking GIS with established environmental simulation models and being able to carry out some forms of environmental modeling within GIS using cartographic processing and/or map algebra-type […]

GIS Engineering

Maturing Conceptualizations GIS

Despite the scientific separation between the way GIS and environmental simulation models are constructed and used, the continuing need to establish some level of integration beyond just being used together is driven by the growing […]