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Spatial (GIS-based) decision support system for the Westernport region

Claudia Pelizaro, David McDonald
2006 Applied GIS  
This paper presents the conceptual design of a spatial decision support system (SDSS) proposed for Victoria's Westernport region that aims for the sustainable and integrated (whole-of-catchment) management  ...  The Westernport SDSS builds upon a GIS but draws on models and data processing systems and interacts with other parts of an overall information system to support decision-making.  ...  a joint initiative to develop a spatial decision support system (SDSS) for the integrated (whole-of-catchment) and sustainable management of natural resources.  ... 
doi:10.2104/ag060017 fatcat:sk2bl2ed3fgglpbdr44bgjfooa

Development of a GIS-based decision support system for eco-environment and natural resources of Northeast Asia

Weijie Liu, Bai Zhang, Zongming Wang, Kaishan Song, Dianwei Liu, Chunying Ren, Jia Du
2010 Procedia Environmental Sciences  
A decision support system has been developed for eco-environment and natural resources management and decision support in Northeast Asia.  ...  district) of the Russian Federationhas rapidly increased needs for services of eco-environment and natural resources.  ...  The approach taken here assumes that the GIS-based decision support system for eco-environment and natural resources of Northeast Asia can be seen as a collection of subsystems as open and flexible architecture  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proenv.2010.10.102 fatcat:otrredxvbbc2lnuze3s47bqpwa

Spatial Decision Support System for Coastal Zone Management under a Changing Climate in Victoria, Australia

Sultana Nasrin Baby, Colin Arrowsmith, Nadhir Al-Ansari, Nahlah Abbas
2018 Engineering  
The ultimate aim of using spatial datasets and spatial data modelling is focused on enabling a sustainable environment by bringing the public policies into practice.  ...  There is a need for immediate uptake models and tools which are relevant to the target subject that will facilitate this decision making process.  ...  Conflicts of Interest The authors declare no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.4236/eng.2018.1010046 fatcat:4omfmkqumrht7g4oco5ad5x2rm

A Geodesign Approach for Using Spatial Indicators in Land-use Planning

Andrea Matta, Matteo Serra
2016 Civil engineering and architecture  
This paper presents an original approach to Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for supporting decision-making processes in Local Land-Use Planning (LLUP) which integrates a set of frameworks and  ...  The study aims at investigating the efficiency of this approach integrated into SEA-LLUP based on the results of a case study developed in Sardinia (Italy).  ...  We would like to thank Matteo Serra for his efforts on organizing the workshop and the Web-based PSS architecture.  ... 
doi:10.13189/cea.2016.040502 fatcat:7x7yeoemezaxncvfji3dlvvdj4

Integration for sustainable catchment management

Christopher J.A. Macleod, David Scholefield, Philip M. Haygarth
2007 Science of the Total Environment  
There is a requirement for natural scientists to consider the socio-economic setting and implications of their research.  ...  Multiple policy drivers, covering urban and rural communities and their relationships with land and water use, have resulted in the need for an integrated decision making framework that operates from the  ...  In particular, we would like to thank Professor C Splash, Dr C Carter, Dr K Blackstock and Dr R Ferrier for their enthusiastic support of interdisciplinary science and enabling the exchange of ideas.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2006.12.029 pmid:17239423 fatcat:24mu74m45ngpjkg43c4ioverxu

Lift Cycle-Based Decision Support Solution Plan for Pipeline Integrity Management

2018 Archives of Petroleum & Environmental Biotechnology  
The paper introduces an integrity decision support platform for pipelines on the basis of Geographic Information System (GIS), and constructs an integrity management decision support platform combining  ...  and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) inspection; 3) decision support for the integrity management of the pipeline, such as big data modeling, emergency decision support, risk identification for big data of  ...  (3) We proposed a GIS-based integrity management decision support platform framework, which can achieve data acquisition during the construction period, the handover of digitalized database, and the visual  ... 
doi:10.29011/2574-7614.100033 fatcat:6ezzi5b2lfh3lcdjdramglrsda

Human-GIS interaction issues in crisis response

Guoray Cai, Rajeev Sharma, Alan M. MacEachren, Isaac Brewer
2006 International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management  
Geospatial information systems (GIS) provide a central infrastructure for computer supported crisis management in terms of database, analytical models and visualization tools, but the user interfaces of  ...  These three requirements are addressed by an integrated approach, taking a human-GIS interaction perspective.  ...  Acknowledgement Part of this work is supported by the National Science Foundation under Grants BCS-0113030, EIA-0306845, IIS-97-33644 and IIS-0081935.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijram.2006.009538 fatcat:7qepct4cpfei5ixw6upfk3kjnu

Geographic information systems usage for assess the state of water bodies

E. Boldanova, Baikal State University, Lenin Str., 11, Irkutsk, 664003, Russia
2020 Limnology and Freshwater Biology  
the results in a convenient and accessible form for decision-making.  ...  The main problems in this area are the integration of heterogeneous information about spatially extended water bodies, taking into account the dynamics of changes in time and space, forecasting and presenting  ...  An automated decision support system for natural resource management and environmental protection based on integrated monitoring and GIS technologies is designed to perform a larger number of functions  ... 
doi:10.31951/2658-3518-2020-a-4-645 fatcat:szgi7xfebjdhvk5dqovvewn354

Using GIS for Modeling a Spatial DSS for Industrial Pollution in Egypt

Christina Albert Rayed
2013 American Journal of Geographic Information System  
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have become an effect ive tool for decision support.  ...  This trend will be driven by the relevance of spatial info rmation as a co mponent of the info rmation needed for a wide range of decisions.  ...  Comprehensive decision support will require the effective integration of GIS and non GIS techniques. This can be achieved by building systems using a GIS as a DSS generator.  ... 
doi:10.5923/j.ajgis.20120104.01 fatcat:tcgj7ccrlzghvpyosg6yvqs4dm

From Surveying to Geomatics

Besim Ajvazi, Fisnik Loshi, Béla Márkus
2016 Acta Geographica Debrecina: Landscape and Environment Series  
of data, but it needs new algorithms for information extraction; instead of a simple data provision land surveyors support complex spatial decisions.  ...  base maps we use dynamic spatial databases more and more integrated into a global data infrastructure.  ...  Central to this is that GIS provides a framework for approaching, supporting and making spatial decisions. Decision support as a discipline has a much longer history than GIS.  ... 
doi:10.21120/le/10/3-4/8 fatcat:5kytelsg4jdyjc6c5rtjx4aisu

Strategic thinking for improved regional planning and natural resources management

Victor A Sposito, Ray Wyatt, Christopher J Pettit
2006 Applied GIS  
Also, special thanks to Deborah Jenkins, Project Officer, PIRVic Landscape Systems Science for formatting all manuscripts in accordance to the editorial guidelines.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Special thanks are extended to Andrew Pegler, Media, who provided excellent support in preparing and editing manuscripts.  ...  Moreover, within the last couple of decades, the proliferation of desktop GIS and Internet technologies has given rise to a number of spatial decision support tools for assisting planners and natural resource  ... 
doi:10.2104/ag060015 fatcat:n2m6uzwb7jdh3efl45ewknuyua

Impediments to using GIS for real-time disaster decision support

Andre Zerger, David Ingle Smith
2003 Computers, Environment and Urban Systems  
This paper examines and evaluates the application of GIS for cyclone disaster risk management, focusing on observations from a real-time emergency management disaster scenario held in Mackay in far north  ...  Limitations include the scale of spatial data and its suitability for regionalscale decision making and the risk manager's requirement for temporal detail rather than spatial detail.  ...  Acknowledgements This research was funded by the Australian Organising Committee for the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0198-9715(01)00021-7 fatcat:lzjxcmucave33irzfzv45nxzbq

GIS‐based multicriteria decision analysis: a survey of the literature

Jacek Malczewski
2006 International Journal of Geographical Information Science  
The integration of GIS and multicriteria decision analysis has attracted significant interest over the last 15 years or so.  ...  This paper surveys the GISbased multicriteria decision analysis (GIS-MCDA) approaches using a literature review and classification of articles from 1990 to 2004.  ...  Indeed, GIS is often recognized 'as a decision support system involving the integration of spatially referenced data in a problem solving environment' (Cowen 1988) .  ... 
doi:10.1080/13658810600661508 fatcat:pi7mzgitb5hshkk5r7t2xegikm

Role of GIS Based Technologies in Sustainable Agriculture Resource Planning & Management Using Spatial Decision Support Approach

Kalyanjit Sarmah, C.R. Deka, Utpal Sharma, Ranjit Sarma
2018 International Journal of Innovative Research in Engineering & Management  
In the present day context, the decision support system concept has been extended to the spatial dimension by integrating GIS and DSS into spatial decision support systems (SDSS).  ...  Decision Support Systems (DSS) provide a framework for integration, management, analysis and finally graphical presentation of a particular phenomena in order to improve the existing decision making process  ...  By interfacing these models, GIS is emerging as a powerful spatial decision support system.  ... 
doi:10.21276/ijirem.2018.5.1.7 fatcat:t32ho2cwfzgulddmznzcxp7znq

Information System for Integrated Watershed Management Using Remote Sensing and GIS [chapter]

P. D. Aher, J. Adinarayana, S. D. Gorantiwar, S. A. Sawant
2014 Society of Earth Scientists Series  
As this is a complex phenomenon, there is need for a reliable Information System/Decision Support System (DSS).  ...  Watershed Management Information System (WATMIS) is a viable and generic toolkit for integrated watershed planning and management of its natural resources using multiple technologies like Geographical  ...  GIS is a tool that allow for the processing of spatial data into information (Samarakoon 2005) .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-05906-8_2 fatcat:apzs3puyffcsnk6nzwwvctn4ma
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