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Historic Preservation and Conservation

Landscape Architecture Publications

2009

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Visualizing And Querying Community Survey Data With Google Maps®, Christopher J. Seeger, Craig Hertel Oct 2009

Visualizing And Querying Community Survey Data With Google Maps®, Christopher J. Seeger, Craig Hertel

Landscape Architecture Publications

This article describes how an online survey was enhanced using Google Maps® to visualize public concerns regarding a community's water/sewer quality while revealing patterns that could indicate a potential source of the identified problems. Online surveys have become part of the standard toolkit for many County Extension Offices; however, these tools are limited when it comes to surveys involving geospatial information. Through a few simple steps when developing the survey, collected data can be converted for use in a GIS or online geospatial viewer.