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Scenario Planning

GIS Mapping Data Sources

Applicable Community Size

GIS is a critical tool for planners; however, access to detailed, up-to-date data layers can be difficult to find.  GIS can be used to understand community landscapes in many different planning functions and in a variety of applications.  In order to create informative maps and conduct useful analysis, planners need access to a range of data sets that provide information on a variety of topics and issue areas.  Several national and state agencies have risen to meet this  challenge and  now maintain GIS data centers that include downloadable mapping files and associ

Scenario Planning

Applicable Community Size

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