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Land use

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Gathering information on land-use and how our practices are affecting the places we live and care about is often one of the first steps to understanding an environmental issue. The management practices and modifications we make to the environment have effects not only on the land itself, but often the environmental health of the people nearby and surrounding landscapes.

Mapping is one of the best methods for understanding current land use practices. You can read about mapping methods on this page


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How to Get Street Trees for your Community @WendyBrawer over 2 years ago 0
Map the quiet places near you using Hush City platform @Hush_City_Mobile_Lab over 3 years ago 3
How to decide on a tool for mapping @stevie over 3 years ago 0
Studying the impact of a Cineplex in a residential area @SSamuel almost 4 years ago 3
Canon PowerShot SD750 @rjun86 over 4 years ago 3
What is the latest thinking of red / blue filters for NDVI? @stevesteve over 4 years ago 2
Let public lands speak for themselves @mlamadrid almost 5 years ago 0
Helium Cylinder (15 Litre) Mobius Action Camera Balloon mapping Kit How long will my cylinder last? @suman about 5 years ago 3
How CAFOS (Factory Farms) Are Plaguing North Carolina Communities of Color @zengirl2 over 4 years ago 5
Stitching Images into Maps with MapKnitter @warren over 5 years ago 0
Host a balloon mapping workshop @liz over 5 years ago 0
Map of Trees to be cut for a golf course in City Park @eustatic over 7 years ago 10
North Nashville: Concrete Batch Plant Rezoning Adjacent to a +50 Year Old Community @wward1400 over 7 years ago 0
Thermal Camera Used For Community Mapping @julsy709 almost 8 years ago 0
Balloon Mapping Public Space Usage at a Pop-Up Park in Philadelphia @manetomapping almost 8 years ago 0
Tool for Stalling: Mapping @mlamadrid over 9 years ago 5