GEOG 487
Environmental Challenges in Spatial Data Science

Summary and Deliverables


Summary and Deliverables

In Lesson 5, we determined land use change between 1978 and 2005 using land cover datasets from two different sources. We explored how standardizing data can be useful in comparing different, yet similar, datasets by utilizing reclassification tools. Then we calculated percent differences by determining the percent area for each land cover category and combining this information into one table using simple math.

Lesson 5 Deliverables

Lesson 5 is worth a total of 100 points.

  • (100 points) Lesson 5 Quiz

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