2005

Geo-Spatial Technologies in Urban Environments

ISBN: 978-3-540-22263-7 (Print) 978-3-540-26676-1 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-4

    Applying Geospatial Technologies in Urban Environments

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    Pages 5-21

    Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces and Building Infrastructure

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    Pages 23-36

    Policy Implications of Remote Sensing in Understanding Urban Environments: Developing a Wetlands Inventory for Community Decision-Making in Lucas County, Ohio

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    Pages 37-46

    Making Spatial Data Usable to the General Public: a Case Study in Tax Mapping

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    Pages 47-54

    Modeling Human-Environment Interactions

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    Pages 55-62

    The Relationship Between Urban Leaf Area and Summertime Household Energy Usage

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    Pages 63-72

    The Urban Environment, Socioeconomic Conditions, and Quality of Life: An Alternative Framework for Understanding and Assessing Environmental Justice

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    Pages 73-79

    Image Homogeneity and Urban Demographics: An Integrated Approach to Applied Geo-techniques

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    Pages 81-90

    Local Government Perceptions of Urban Forestry

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    Pages 91-111

    Satellite Remote Sensing of Urban Heat Islands: Current Practice and Prospects

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    Pages 113-135

    Remote Sensing as a Program Assessment Device: The case of Urban Forestry and the Competition for Local Investment

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    Pages 137-151

    Urban Sprawl Detection Using Satellite Imagery and Geographically Weighted Regression

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    Pages 153-170

    Satellites, Census, and the Quality of Life

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    Pages 171-174

    Urban Environmental Approaches: Policy, Application & Method

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 175-176