Esri Press

Understanding GIS, fourth edition

by David Smith, Nathan Strout, Christian Harder, Steven Moore, Tim Ormsby, Thomas Balstrøm
Paperback and Electronic: 414 pages
Published: 2018
ISBN: 9781589485266
eISBN: 9781589485273

The first single-project GIS textbook on the market, Understanding GIS: An ArcGIS® Pro Project Workbook, fourth edition, is an excellent resource for students and educators seeking a guide for an advanced, single-project- based course that incorporates GIS across a wide range of disciplines. It allows readers to progress through nine lessons using ArcGIS Pro software from Esri to find the best location for a new park along the Los Angeles River in Southern California. Each exercise offers step-by-step instructions, graphics to confirm exercise results, and explanations of key concepts. 

Resources

Data and Exercises

To download the exercise data for this book, right click here and click "Save as." Click here to download a 180-day trial of ArcGIS Desktop (available through the printed book).

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 1 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 2 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 3 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 4 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 5 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 6 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 7 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 8 of this book.

Click here to download a zip file for the results data for lesson 9 of this book.

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