Wastewater Junction Project
This was a sample GIS project detailed throughout ESRI's
ArcGIS 9.0 "Getting Started" manual. The
objective of this project was to find suitable locations for
a new wastewater treatment plant.
city provided a list of criteria for a suitable location. The
wastewater treatment site must meet the following requirements:
Located within 1000 meters of the river
" Elevation 365 meters or less
" Outside the flood zone
" More than 150 meters from residences and parks
" Currently vacant parcels
Located within 50 meters of an existing road
" Within 1000 meters of the existing wastewater junction,
however, within 500 meters is preferable.
ESRI. (2004). Getting Started
with ArcGIS. ESRIPress, Redlands, CA.