Design and management of territorial occupation with the support of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems – Low costs and great benefits in Brazil

Thaísa Daniele Apóstolo Nogueira & Laboratorio Di Geoprocessing
Presents applications of methodologies of spatial analysis supported for geoprocessing, currently available to Brazilians municipalities with the availability of data in the public domain and free software. It is adopted as a case study the municipality of Ribeirao das Neves, in state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. It has structured a Geographic Information System for the municipality, as part of the Qualification Program of the Ministry of cities, in collaboration with the Federal University of Minas...