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A GIS Based Small Area Urbanization Forecasting Model
Entry ID: SAFGIS

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Summary
Abstract: Reliable forecasts of population growth and housing development at the small
area level are indispensable to informed land use planning and the timely
provision of physical infrastructure and human services. Planning agencies in a
number of Australian states have developed models to provide such forecasts but
most are relatively old and inflexible. The model currently used in South
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Description: VRML animation of forecasts from the Small Area Urbanization Forecasting Model.
Service Citation
Originators: Department of Transport and Urban Planning and the Arts, University of Adelaide
Title: A GIS Based Small Area Urbanization Forecasting Model
Release_Date: 2000-12-01
Provider: University of Adelaide
URL: http://gisca.adelaide.edu.au/about_us/achived_publications/
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS >DESKTOP GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS Parameter Definition
MODELS >PHENOMENOLOGICAL MODELS Parameter Definition

Ancillary Keywords
GIS
Geographic Information Systems
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Service Provider
U-ADELAIDE/GISCA > Geographic Information Systems Cooperative of Adelaide, University of Adelaide Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.gisca.adelaide.edu.au/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: GISCA
Phone: 61-8-8303-3900
Fax: 61-8-8303-3498
Email: gisca at gisca.adelaide.edu.au
Contact Address:
Level 7 & 8,
Napier Building
The University of Adelaide
City: Adelaide
Postal Code: SA 5005
Country: Australia
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2005-03-07
SERF Last Revision Date: 2012-10-16
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