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Enviromatics: Environmental Information and Environmental Decision Support

  • Ralf Denzer
Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 39)

Abstract

Information Technology (IT) is a useful tool for many information and decision processes related to environmental protection and management. We see IT used in such diverse areas as environmental monitoring, natural resource management, planning, public information and disaster management. Today, IT systems serve a broad range of application domains dealing with environmental questions: landscape architecture, ecology, national, regional and local government, climate research, logistics and transport, mining, water resource management, and many more.

References

  1. Denzer (1999), Ralf Denzer, Environmental Software Systems, Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology, Volume 40, Supplement 25, Marcel DekkerGoogle Scholar
  2. Publishers, 1999 GÜNTHER (1998), Oliver Günther, Environmental Information Systems, Springer, 1998Google Scholar

Copyright information

© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralf Denzer
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  1. 1.Applied ScienceSaarland State UniversitySaarbrückenGermany

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