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Risk maps for cities: Incorporating streets into geostatistical models
Vector-borne diseases commonly emerge in urban landscapes, and Gaussian field models can be used to create risk maps of vector presence across a large environment. However, these models do not account for the possibility ...
Geoprocessing applied to the assessment of environmental noise: a case study in the city of Sorocaba, São Paulo, Brazil
Noise mapping has been used as an instrument for assessment of environmental noise, helping to support decision making on urban planning. In Brazil, urban noise is not yet recognized as a major environmental problem by the ...
Geographical Series [no. 860]
This is a multi-view postcard. The view on the left is of a map of Trinidad showing the oceans that border it and names of towns. The view on the right is a picture of the St. Vincent Jetty at the port of Port of Spain.
Cartografias: da arte de fazer mapas aos mapas na arte
(Programa de P??s-Gradua????o em Artes Visuais da Escola de Belas Artes da UFBA, 2012)
Le Corbusier's plan for Buenos Aires. Useful explanations on the birth of the cities
Intuited during Le Corbusier’s trip to Sudamerica in 1929 and developed in 1937, the plan for Buenos Aires contradicts general assumptions about his early urban theories. It is not a generic proposal that breaks with the ...
Mapas mentales y ciudadCity and mental maps
(SABER ULA, 2008)