Main content of the lectures on May 18th

How have you used GIS before – if you have used GIS?

How might GIS be used in preventing and analysing storm damage on forests?

Basic principles of GIS and a short introduction to QGIS

Map data for the course (Onedrive)
Base map (WMS):


Google aerial image: use OpenLayers Plugin in QGIS

Work with forest map

Calculate slopes/directions of topography

Check soil map