STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY


STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY

FOD208- GIS-Forest Resource Mapping (2L, 2P)

General concepts (Data, Information, System). Geographical Information Systems (Definitions, Historical evolution). Processing of G.I.S. Advantages and disadvantages of G.I.S. Basic components of G.I.S. (Electronic system, software, data). Data management (models, structure, vector, raster). Organizing database (structure, hierarchical, relational)Data analysis. Classification and mapping natural resources. Digital elevation model. Application of G.I.S. in Forestry and other.