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Confronting Catastrophe free pdf "Confronting Catastrophe: A GIS Handbook" demonstrates how the digital mapping and analysis tools of GIS technology can be critical for comprehensive preparation and quick response to disastrous events. This book takes readers through the five stages of management: identification and planning, mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery and shows how GIS processes can be incorporated into each. With full-color maps, checklists, and the hard lessons learned from the real world of catastrophe response and preparedness, "Confronting Catastrophe" is a hands-on manual for GIS practitioners and decision makers whose communities face the threat of large-scale disasters.

About R.W. Greene

R. W. Greene is a former staff writer and editor at ESRI Press. He is a graduate of the Kiplinger Program in Public Affairs Reporting at the Ohio State University and author of GIS in Public Policy.

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Author : R.W. Greene
Publisher : Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.,U.S.
Data Published : 15 July 2002
ISBN : 1589480406
EAN : 9781589480407
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 154 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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