GEOG 588
Planning GIS for Emergency Management



Lesson 8 is one week in length. Please refer to the Calendar in Canvas for specific timeframes and due dates. To finish this lesson, you must complete the activities listed below. You may find it useful to print this page out first so that you can follow along with the directions.

Steps for Completing Lesson 8

Step Activity Access/Directions
1 Work through Lesson 8. You are in the Lesson 8 online content now. The Overview page is previous to this page, and you are on the Checklist page right now.
2 Complete the Lesson 8 Group Writing Assignment. On Page 3, you will find instructions for the Group Writing assignment I want you to complete this week. You will work in groups to research a recent disaster and the ways in which GIS was applied toward each stage of emergency management in that situation.
3 Read and respond to the Emerging Theme topic for Lesson 8. This week's Emerging Theme topic can be found on Page 7. Review the materials there and participate in discussion as directed.
4 Review feedback on your first draft of your Term Project. I will return edited versions of your Term Project early this week. You should review my comments and begin working on revisions this week.