Data from the Deep: Implications for the GIS Community

By Wright, Dawn J., & Goodchild, Michael F.

Author Email
Author Department
Oregon State University
Publication:
1997
Type:
Article
Journal
Journal of Geographic Information Science
ISBN:
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Volume
11
Issue
6
Pages
523-528
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

The traditional home of GIS in terms of managing,mapping, modelling and making decisions based on spatial data has been in the land-based sciences and professions. This has resulted in a concentration of GIS on land-based 'application domains' (sets of