Exercise 1: Create GES2050 Course Web Site
Lab 1: Asking Questions of Maps - Interacting with the 'This Dynamic Planet' Map
Lab 2: Documenting the Variety of Cultural / Physical Geography in El Paso County, CO using the Virtual Globe 'Google Earth'
Lab 3: Estimating the Extent of Urban Sprawl on Long Island, NY Using the Virtual Glove 'SkylineGlobe' and Other Exciting Geographic Explorations
Lab 4: GPS and GIS - Using Control Points Collected in the Field to Georeference a .jpg of the UCCS Campus
Lab 5: Geovisualization and Pattern Discovery - Draping Geology and Cultural Features over Topography
Lab 6: Remote Sensing - IDRISI: Using Landsat Imagery and NDVI to Distinguish Vegetation near Pueblo, Colorado
Lab 7: Digital Terrain Modeling and Geomorphometry using Peter Guth's MicroDEM
Lab 8: Spatial Analysis and DEMs - Mountain Geography: Investigating Colorado Fourteeners Pixel by Pixel
Lab 9: Interpolation of Airborne and Terrestrial Lidar Point Data Lab 10: Marketing Outdoor Recreation in Colorado through Queries, Clips, and Joins Lab 11: Colorado Barbeques Gone Bad - The Regional Climatology of Cloud-to-Ground Lightning on July 4th
Labs may change. Changes announced in class and posted here.