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GIS Workshop Series

Week 3

Week 3: Spatial Analysis

Objective: Become competent in common geoprocessing tools, joins, and relates

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Describe common geoprocessing tools, including: buffer, clip, and dissolve
  2. Create buffers around features in ArcGIS
  3. Clip features in ArcGIS
  4. Dissolve features based on attributes in ArcGIS
  5. Describe spatial and attribute joins
  6. Clean, edit, and add attribute fields for attribute joins
  7. Perform spatial and attribute joins


Week 3 Materials