Case Study: Survey Helps Improve Access to Clean Water in Sub-Saharan Africa

GIS Educator January, 2010

Keywords:
clean water, field data, Africa
Categories:
Academic Instruction Career Education Youth-and-Community
Description:

A group of students and professors from the University of Redlands traveled to Rwanda. Using their GIS technology and GPS equipment, they mapped the area’s water sources and collected water use information. Their survey will help improve access to clean drinking water in communities across sub-Saharan Africa.

Link:
http://www.esri.com/library/newsletters/giseducator/gised-winter10.pdf