Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Geographic information systems (GIS) empower users to visualize, question, analyze, store, edit, and share geographic information and interpret data to understand relationships, patterns, and trends in relation to positions on Earth’s surface.
WEST integrates GIS into its strong foundation of environmental and statistical expertise to produce high quality, interdisciplinary geospatial products and solutions. GIS is an integral part of study design, from project inception to final deliverable. Through a clear understanding of project specific requirements WEST provides GIS services that assist in identifying, analyzing, and reporting complex environmental issues. By effectively implementing GIS to align with project needs, WEST provides high quality services and products that provide insight and value to evaluation and decision making.
WEST has highly qualified GIS professionals that provide support, expertise, and innovation in project development to meet our client needs.
WEST GIS Expertise Includes:
- Data development, QA/ QC, maintenance, and data management
- Development of custom tools
- Geodatabase design and management
- Global Positioning System (GPS) Data Collection
- Metadata creation and maintenance
- Map Creation
- Spatial Analyses