Cartography and Geographic Information Science

A scholarly journal devoted to extending cartographic methodology. Publishes original research papers on traditional cartography, geographic information systems (GIS), and other digital mapping technologies. Content also includes technical notes, bibliogr

Articles from Vol. 33, No. 1, January

Evaluating Decision Support Systems for PPGIS Applications
Graeme Aggett and Chris McColl Introduction Involving the public during the development of alternative land-use scenarios leads to a more sustainable, legitimate, and democratic decision-making process and more effective land-use plans (Abbot...
Shuttle Radar Topography Mission Elevation Data Error and Its Relationship to Land Cover
Introduction The Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM), flown in February of 2000, collected interferometric synthetic aperture radar (IFSAR) data for over 80 percent of the Earth's land area (NASA 2005). These data have been processed to create...
Spatio-Temporal GIS Design for Exploring Interactions of Human Activities
Introduction Human lives involve various activities in a space-time context. As social beings, people cannot avoid interacting with others in activities. These interactions enable flows of information and material among people and keep the society...