+234 816 322 2177 | +234 901 872 4833 [email protected]

GIS and the Environment

GIS means Geographic Information Systems. It is a potent tool for environmental data analysis and planning.  Through the application of GIS technologies, the environment can be monitored for an effective and improved understanding of its physical features and the factors that influence certain environmental conditions.

 GIS helps in identifying the impact of human behavior on natural resources and leads to more effective utilization and understanding of these factors. Data about natural resources could be collected through remote sensing, aerial photography, or satellite imagery and then they are mapped using GIS technology.

 

GIS and the Environment GIS and the Environment

In order to plan and monitor the environmental problems, some of the ways GIS is used in environmental management include:

  • Identification of contamination sources, assessing environmental constraints, and evaluating proposed highway alignment alternatives.
  • Assessment of hazards and risks for effective disaster management and protection of the environment by showing the areas that are much more likely to be prone to both man-made and natural disasters.
  • Discovering how natural atmospheric processes might affect global warming and climate change
  • Evaluation of flood damage by mapping core risk areas for documentation and provision of disaster relief funds. 
  • Soil Mapping for prevention of environmental deterioration due to land misuse. Farmers in developed countries can use this to determine the suitability of soil and the extent of soil nutrients.

In summary, GIS is used in the delivery of crucial information about the environment to the environmental managers and the public with the intent that such information should be applied for the betterment of the environment. GIS provides an ideal atmosphere for professionals to analyze data, apply models, and make the best decisions.

RECENT ACTIVITIES AND PROJECT...

Proposal for aerial deployment, tracking and monitoring of threats in victoria island phase 1 and ikoyi phase 2, nigeria

Proposal for aerial deployment, tracking and monitoring of threats in victoria island phase 1 and ikoyi phase 2, nigeria

Jabi Lake Mall Solar Inspection – Abuja

Jabi Lake Mall Solar Inspection – Abuja

Ground Control and Drone Survey for Mast 3D Modeling

Ground Control and Drone Survey for Mast 3D Modeling

Telecom Drone 3D and 2D Modeling of Cellsite

Telecom Drone 3D and 2D Modeling of Cellsite

Free GIS Spatial Analysis Training (Lagos Branch)

Free GIS Spatial Analysis Training (Lagos Branch)

800 Building Plots Aerial Capture and Delineation for Database. Greenfield Estate

800 Building Plots Aerial Capture and Delineation for Database. Greenfield Estate

100 Hectares Aerial Survey with Differential GPS of High Accuracy

100 Hectares Aerial Survey with Differential GPS of High Accuracy

Protected: Nigeria Crime Report and Dashboard

Protected: Nigeria Crime Report and Dashboard

Drone Survey and Mapping – Victoria Island  Copy

Drone Survey and Mapping – Victoria Island Copy

Akwa-Ibom 500 Hectares Drone Survey and Mapping in Nigeria

Akwa-Ibom 500 Hectares Drone Survey and Mapping in Nigeria

Ground Control Establishment – Republic of the Niger – Kano, Kastina, Jigawa, Kaduna

Ground Control Establishment – Republic of the Niger – Kano, Kastina, Jigawa, Kaduna

Drone Survey and Mapping – Victoria Island

Drone Survey and Mapping – Victoria Island

Control Point Establishment – DGPS

Control Point Establishment – DGPS

Land Survey – Northern Nigeria

Land Survey – Northern Nigeria

Biodiversity Mapping – Sweden

Biodiversity Mapping – Sweden

Flood Impact Mapping – United Kingdom

Flood Impact Mapping – United Kingdom

M and E GIS Dashboard for Control Establishment Project

M and E GIS Dashboard for Control Establishment Project

Geodatabase Management System Training For National Boundary Commission

Geodatabase Management System Training For National Boundary Commission

Nigeria Topographic Map – Project

Nigeria Topographic Map – Project

Abuja Training on Introduction to GIS

Abuja Training on Introduction to GIS

200 Hectares Land and Drone Survey – Lagos Nigeria

200 Hectares Land and Drone Survey – Lagos Nigeria

Inspection of 30 hectares drainage

Inspection of 30 hectares drainage

Drainage Drone Mapping and Surveying in Lagos Nigeria

Drainage Drone Mapping and Surveying in Lagos Nigeria

GIS Cadastral Mobile Application

GIS Cadastral Mobile Application

Abuja Topographical Map – HD GIS Mapping

Abuja Topographical Map – HD GIS Mapping

Ground Topography Survey (Lagos Island)

Ground Topography Survey (Lagos Island)

2.7km2 Topography Survey in Snake Island

2.7km2 Topography Survey in Snake Island

GIS Masterclass

GIS Masterclass

Sokoto Contour Map

Sokoto Contour Map

NDVI Vegetation Assessment in Lagos State

NDVI Vegetation Assessment in Lagos State

Lagos drone training master class

Lagos drone training master class

Ifako drone topographic survey and mapping

Ifako drone topographic survey and mapping

CMD Lagos 3D mapping aerial modeling

CMD Lagos 3D mapping aerial modeling

GIS and Drone Masterclass

GIS and Drone Masterclass

Drone aerial survey and mapping – Lagos Island _ Somolu

Drone aerial survey and mapping – Lagos Island _ Somolu

Covid-19 | Nigeria Data Visualisation

Covid-19 | Nigeria Data Visualisation

Benue Flood Analysis

Benue Flood Analysis

Aerial photography Ile-Ife Osun State

Aerial photography Ile-Ife Osun State

Kenya Forest Project

Kenya Forest Project

Tunsun Consultants Ltd

Tunsun Consultants Ltd

Introduction To Gis In Maritime at the National Boundary Commission

Introduction To Gis In Maritime at the National Boundary Commission

Training on GIS and Drone Mapping (batch-4 & 5)

Training on GIS and Drone Mapping (batch-4 & 5)

Osun Flood Mapping

Osun Flood Mapping

Lahass International Limited

Lahass International Limited

Linguistic Association of Nigeria

Linguistic Association of Nigeria

West African Indexing Services

West African Indexing Services

Lagos Ikeja Road Network Map

Lagos Ikeja Road Network Map

LASU Land Regularisation Portal

LASU Land Regularisation Portal

Lingua Plus International

Lingua Plus International

Lagferry Web Route

Lagferry Web Route

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE...

Bathymetry from Space

Bathymetry from Space

BATHYMETRY FROM SPACE According to Wikipedia definition, Bathymetry is the study of the underwater...

COURSES

Explore Geoinfotech courses and establish a strong foundation of knowledge and skills to be productive with the latest Technology.

[Beginners Class] Geographic Information System GIS ArcGIS 10X

GIS fundamental principles and ArcGIS techniques are implemented in this course. You can work with GIS maps, explore data, and…

Find out more »
₦70,000
Lagos, 1a Akin Osiyemi Street, Ikeja lagos
Lagos, Lagos 100275 Nigeria
+ Google Map

Drone Pilot Training for Beginners

About this Course you will learn how to operate develop from scratch in different drone operations from the rudiment of…

Find out more »
₦90,000
Lagos, 1a Akin Osiyemi Street, Ikeja lagos
Lagos, Lagos 100275 Nigeria
+ Google Map

Professional Drone Pilot Training [6 Days]

About this Course On Professional Pilot Training, you will learn how to operate develop your skills in different drone operations,…

Find out more »
₦200,000
Lagos, 1a Akin Osiyemi Street, Ikeja lagos
Lagos, Lagos 100275 Nigeria
+ Google Map

[Intermediate Class] Geographic Information System GIS ArcGIS 10X

GIS principles and ArcGIS techniques are implemented in this course to simulate real-world features, explore patterns, and make better decisions.…

Find out more »
₦140,000
Abuja, Febson Fitness Centre, Zone 4, Herbert Macaulay Way, Abuja
Abuja, Abuja 900288 Nigeria
+ Google Map
×

Hello! Geoinfotech

Click below to chat on WhatsApp or send us an email to [email protected]

× How can I help you?