GIS and Remote Sensing Applications for Coastal and Marine Scientists

Class Number: 10691

Fall 2019

GEOG 9023

1.6 CEUs


Use of geospatial technologies to map physical coastal and ocean processes is necessary for analysis of conservation issues, effective coastal zone management, and designation of marine protected areas. This intensive application course focuses on using GIS for spatial analysis and basic image processing to support coastal and marine research. Covered topics include benthic habitat mapping, spatial analysis of marine animal movements, habitat modeling, and mapping of marine protected areas. Fundamental knowledge of geospatial analysis theory and tools is required, as outlined in the prerequisites above.

Class Format: Approximately 40% lecture, 60% lab exercises.




Course fee: $395

Class Number: 10691

Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_2 Class dropped one day prior to class start day Class dropped on class start day Class dropped beyond class start day


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