GEOG 487
Environmental Challenges in Spatial Data Science

Summary and Deliverables


Summary and Deliverables

In Lesson 1, we explored the definition of what environmental applications of geospatial technology are. In Lesson 2, we will start investigating available spatial data and ways to share maps with our audience.

Lesson 1 Deliverables

Lesson 1 is worth a total of 100 points.

  1. (100 points) Lesson 1 Discussion Post
    • Step 1 (50 points): Answer the question, "What are environmental applications of geospatial technology?" (around 250 words). 
    • Step 2 (50 points): Contribute a minimum of two thoughtful responses to classmates' posts. Responses should add insight, pose new questions, and keep the conversation moving.

Tell us about it!

If you have anything you'd like to comment on or add to the lesson materials, feel free to post your thoughts in the Lesson 1 Discussion. For example, what did you have the most trouble with in this lesson? Was there anything useful here that you'd like to try in your own workplace?