Recent Submissions

  • Zoning in Seattle 

    Wettstein, Lily; Sawyer, Katlyn (2018-05-17)
    This poster discusses the history of multifamily and single family home zoning in Seattle since 1923 when the zoning of the city began. This poster uses historical maps of the city as well as a current map of zoning as it ...
  • Topography Changes of the University of Washington Bothell Campus 

    Darwish-Elhaji, Safaa; Yang, Mingyou (2018-05-17)
    The City of Bothell provided historical topographical data of the University of Washington Bothell (UWB) campus for this group to analyze the changing landscape and elevation of the area. This poster analyzes topographical ...
  • Stronger Communities, Healthier People 

    Paine, Thomas (2018-05-17)
    This poster looks at a suitability model, using ArcGIS Pro, for identifying the best places for community gardens. These gardens will be built on community members’ front lawns so that they can be readily available, ...
  • Rental Real Estate for Commuters 

    Higgins, Mitchell (2018-05-17)
    Western Washington residents near the Seattle metropolitan area are running out of living options, and major cities near the Puget Sound are where many major employers are located. These employers were identified as Microsoft ...
  • China Linpan Landscape Ecology Assessment 

    Wu, Shuang; Xu, Fengyi (2018-05-17)
    This study focuses on a unique agricultural landscape in Southwest China called Linpan. It has been used by the local residents for thousands of years and has been utilized for its high food productivity and high resiliency. ...
  • Opportunity Index - King & Pierce Counties 

    Acosta, Marvin (2018-05-17)
    This poster examines the differences in the geography of opportunity between two major counties, King County and Pierce County, both located in Washington State. There are increasing rates of movement of individuals ...
  • Transit Oriented Development in the Palm Beaches 

    Albee, Samuel Justice (2018-05-17)
    With the creation of the new Coastal Link Tri-Rail extension in South Florida, there is a large opportunity for the region to utilize space more efficiently and equitably. This project uses suitability analysis and GIS to ...
  • Remote Sensing 

    Barton, Ivan (2018-05-17)
    The first Sentinel-2 satellite was sent to orbit in 2015 as part of the European Copernicus program. It provides free, high resolution Earth observation data on global scale, collecting an incredible amount of data (1.6 ...
  • Slides of 2018 UW GIS Symposium Lightning Talk Presentations 

    Albertson, Ellie; Peterson, Hanna; Buschman, Victoria; Laidre, Kristin; Monroe, Michael; Parsons, Matthew; Flynn, Kian; Logsdon, Miles; Gaolach, Collene (2018-05-17)
    PowerPoint slides from the 2018 UW GIS Symposium Lightning Talk presentations on May 17, 2018.
  • Proceedings of the Second Annual UW GIS Symposium, May 17, 2018 

    Parsons, Matthew; Flynn, Kian; Mundt, Madeline (2018-05-17)
    The 2nd Annual University of Washington (UW) GIS Symposium was held on May 17, 2018 in the University of Washington Libraries’ Research Commons, an interdisciplinary space devoted to highlighting student research. This ...