Measuring distance

 

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Introduction to measuring distance
Vector buffers
Raster distances
Thiessen polygons

 

VIDEO DEMONSTRATIONS

RESOURCES
Buffer
Multiple ring buffer
Euclidean distance (raster)
Understanding Euclidean distance analysis
Euclidean allocation (Thiessen polygons)

REFERENCES
DeMers, Michael N. 2008. Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems. 4th ed. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Jones, Christopher B. 1997. Geographical Information Systems and Computer Cartography. Essex, England: Addison Wesley Longman Limited.