ArcGIS Exercise: Hurricane Shelter Analysis

Description: The course "Hurricane Shelter Analysis" is designed to give you a basic understanding of how to apply ArcGIS geographic information system tools to analyze the effects of a hurricane scenario on emergency shelters, and to estimate the potential evacuation population.  It is an exercise in tutorial format, with step-by-step instructions utilizing data for the island of Oahu.

Author(s)
  • Name: Program: Pacific EMPRINTS
    Title: Pacific Emergency Management, Preparedness and Response Information Network and Training Services
    Organization: University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Social Sciences
    Email: emprints@hawaii.edu

  • Name: Philip Page MA
    Title: Associate Director & Geographic Information Science and Technology Specialist/Educator
    Organization: University of Hawaii, Pacific EMPRINTS
    Email: phpage@hawaii.edu

  • Name: John Vogler MA
    Title: Geographic Information Science and Technology Specialist/Educator
    Organization: University of Hawaii, Pacific EMPRINTS
    Email: john.vogler@hawaii.edu

Developer
Name: Kanako Sturgis, MPH
Title: Program Specialist
Organization: Institute for Public health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University
Contact
Name: Philip Page, MA
Phone: 808-956-0891
Address: 1960 East-West Road, Biomedical Sciences A208, Honolulu, HI 96822-2223

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: hurricane, preparedness, GIS, geographic information system, mapping, response, Common Operational Picture, shelters
Primary Audience: First Responder, Administrator, Other
Target Capabiltities: Respond: Emergency Public Information and Warning, Common: Communications, Respond: Mass Care (Sheltering, Feeding, Related services), Common: Planning, Respond: Critical Resource Logistics & Distribution
Universal Task Listing: Respond, Common
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Analyst/Investigation
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Downloadable, Accessible
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Tue Dec 11 14:01:31 -0500 2007
Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:54:17 -0400 2009