Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
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This thesis investigates the impacts of the urban expansion from 1990 to 2010 in Guayaquil, Ecuador using geospatial technologies. It incorporates census and land cover data to identify the social and environmental repercussions through Hot Spot Analysis, land cover classification, and Markov chains model.
Jimenez Rivera, Erika P., "Assessment of the Socio-Environmental Impacts of the Urban Expansion using GIS and Remote Sensing in the City of Guayaquil, Ecuador." (2018). CUNY Academic Works.