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Project ID: 256
Author: Ashwani Tomar
Project Title: Mapping and Monitoring of LiveOak Peninsula Area
Semester: Fall 2005
Committe Chair: Dulal Kar, Ph.D.
Committee Member 1: Mario Garcia, Ph.D.
Committee Member 2: Elizabeth Smith, Ph.D
Project Description: Live Oak Peninsula is located within the Corpus Christi/Aransas Bay system, hydrologically connected to Nueces and Aransas/Mission watersheds, as well as Gulf of mexico through Aransas Pass. Three municipalities located along the eastern shoreline are: Fulton-Rockport, Aransas Pass, and Ingleside. urban growths as well as industrial operations have historically occured along this shoreline. The purpose of this study is to quantify the change in land use that have occured in the past ten years in this area by developing a Geographic Information System application using different data sets of different time period and integrate, analyze and process these data sets and display the changes in the form of dynamic reports, dynamic graphs and comprimising of all the tools like pan, zoom-in, zoom-out, overview, magnifier etc which are required to manipulate and access the data.
Project URL:   256.pdf