Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Information on methods pretaining to Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Using ArcGIS for Archaeology

ArcGIS and Archaeology: Practical Tutorials for the use of ArcGIS in Archaeology.

New GIS field guide from MapAction (Field Guide to Humanitarian Mapping)

MapAction has published the first edition of its Field Guide to Humanitarian Mapping. The guide, which is downloadable free, will help aid organisations to use geospatial tools and methods in their work in emergencies. There are tutorials for Google Earth and open-source GIS software.

Examples of Participatory GIS with Pastoralists

Examples of Mapping with Pastoralists-:

 1.   Texas A&M & USGS National Center for Earth Resources Observation and Science (USGS/EROS) have project “Enhancing the Livestock Early Warning System (LEWS) with NASA Earth-Sun Science data, GPS and RANET technologies: