Application of Geographic Information Systems in the Field of Domestic Waste Management

Olga Popova, Liubov Pankratova, Inesa Mikhno
2019 International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies in Education, Research, and Industrial Applications  
The algorithm of the application of Google Earth software tools for the processing of satellite data about storage facilities of domestic waste is described. The authorized areas of domestic waste and spontaneous dumps have been identified by number, area and characteristics in the city of Kyiv and in the suburban area. It was found that most dumps are located at a dangerously close distance from residential development, which in some cases exceeds the normative indicators. The authors used the
more » ... methodical approach in defining the area which is unsuitable for housing development and growing of agricultural crops as well as the area of environmentally destructive influence around the dumps.
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