Change in the Right Direction Monitoring land-cover change by satellite

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Can city utility services use remote satellite data, processed with geographic information systems (GIS), to help track urban development? In particular, which areas of the city of Raleigh exhibit evidence of possible change in land cover during a period of high growth, and what kind of change is it? Keywords: impervious surfaces, storm water, satellite imagery, change detection, change vector analysis, change magnitude, spectral space, components, distance formula, mask, raster calculator, Spatial Analyst, layer properties, reclassify, symbology, spatiaLAB

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