Environmental management
1. An integrated environmental management approach to industrial site selection by genetic algorithm and fuzzy analytic hierarchy process in geographical information system

M. Ahmadipari; H. Hoveidi; H.R. Jafari; M. Pazoki

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 339-350

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2018.03.007

Abstract
  Environmental planning and management can have positive effects on development of some land uses including industrial areas that have a major effect on economic, social and environmental conditions. Considering the most important problems associated with modeling, the fundamental methods and functions ...  Read More

Environmental management
2. Land use and land cover spatiotemporal dynamic pattern and predicting changes using integrated CA-Markov model

A. Azizi; B. Malakmohamadi; H.R. Jafari

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 223-234

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.03.002

Abstract
  Analyzing the process of land use and cover changes during long periods of time and predicting the future changes is highly important and useful for the land use managers. In this study, the land use maps in the Ardabil plain in north-west part of Iran for four periods (1989, 1998, 2009 and 2013) are ...  Read More