Introduction

In this post I demonstrate how to use land use data and golf course locations to perform a simple, vector suitability analysis, to document areas that are unsuitable for pollinators.

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Tutorial outline

The tutorials are organized as follows:

  1. Select by attributes in ArcMAP
  2. Create a new shapefile from ArcMAP selection
  3. Buffer in ArcMAP
  4. Add an attribute field for suitability ranking in ArcMAP
  5. Union of two suitability variables in ArcMAP
  6. Add an attribute field for final suitability composite ranking in ArcMAP
  7. Visualize composite ranking in ArcMAP

Topic 1: Select by attributes in ArcMAP

Topic 2: Create a new shapefile from ArcMAP selection

Topic 3: Buffer in ArcMAP

Topic 4: Add an attribute field for suitability ranking in ArcMAP

Topic 5: Union of two suitability variables in ArcMAP

Topic 6: Add an attribute field for final suitability composite ranking in ArcMAP

Topic 7: Visualize composite ranking in ArcMAP

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