Data Inventory
Case Studies

Partners & Sites



PDF Format of the Literature Review

This document is the full text version of the Literature section.  You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read this file.

review.pdf (~150KB, ~1min on 28.8Kbps Modem)

To save this file onto your hard drive:

for Internet Explorer users: right click on the file name, select "Save Target As..."; and for Netscape Communicator users: hold the "Shift" key then click the file name above.  A save dialog will come up.  Select a folder to save the file.


For data sets used in the two case studies, this page provides links for downloads*.

Regional Case Study - covers 7-county areas in northeast Ohio as a demonstration case study. This link includes data sets, ArcExplorer, and the documentation for performing a suitability analysis with the data sets.

build.exe (~11MB, ~85min on 28.8Kbps modem)

Sub-regional Case Study - covers Portage County, Ohio area as a demonstration case. This link includes data sets, executable programs and documentation to simulate urban sprawl with user-specified criteria.

program.exe (~1.1MB, ~6min on 28.8Kbps modem)
sample.exe (~1.4MB, ~8min on 28.8Kbps modem)

* The downloadable files are self-extracting zip files.  To unzip, run these files and click "Unzip".  Files are extracted to C:\EMPACT by default.