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Summer 2013 Senior Capstone
Students in the Summer 2013 Senior Capstone class in asset mapping have completed their term project. In partnership with the Audubon Society of Portland, they have created a field guide/protocol for mapping greenspace access, using a smartphone app that allows the user to collect geographic data and photos and use them to create maps with Google Earth and GIS software. Click here to see their report.
Summer 2013 Metroscape
Spring 2013 Capstone
Aging in Our Communities: Six Case Studies of Neighborhood Walkability
Students in Meg Merrick's Spring 2013 Capstone course have produced a report assessing neighborhood walkability around six assisted-living facilities in the metro region. you can download and read the report here: http://www.pdx.edu/ims/ asset-mapping