Monday, 4 April 2011

Land use change in Dubai

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Alshamlan. Manal 2004. GIS Uses of Remote Sensing & Hydrological Assessments For Dubai Emirate. 24 slides.

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Belaid, Mohamed Ait. 2003. Urban-Rural Land Use Change Detection and Analysis Using GIS & RS Technologies. 2nd FIG Regional Conference. Marrakech, Morocco, December 2-5, 2003.16 p.

Belaid, Mohamed Ait. 2005. Remote Sensing of Desert Cities and Urbanization Management in West Asia Region.

Bualhamam, Mohamed R. 2009. The study of urban growth impact in tourism area using remote sensing and GIS technique for north part of the UAE. Journal of Geography and Regional Planning Vol. 2(6), pp. 166-175, June, 2009.

Elias, Mohamed. N.d. GIS and Remote Sensing for Natural Resource Mapping and Management. 8 p.

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GIS Center –

GIS data to be made available to the public in Dubai

GIS Department of Dubai Municipality -

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Lane, Jim 2009. A common sense theory of indirect land use change.

Leading Oil and Gas Companies Implement Cutting-Edge GIS Strategies and Technologies to Enhance Oil and Gas Planning and Operations

Ozdogan, Mutlu. Contributing author to “Second Annual Report: Use of Space Images for Groundwater Exploration in the Northern United Arab Emirates”, Center for Remote Sensing, Boston University, January 2003, 96pp. and Contributing author to “First Annual Report: Use of Space Images for Groundwater Exploration in the Northern United Arab Emirates”, Center for Remote Sensing, Boston University, June 2002, 98p. See

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The United Arab Emirates Initial National Communication to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 67 p.

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