VisionMaker

Developed by: THE WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY (Website)

Contact: Visionmaker NYC team (m2409@themannahattaproject.org)

Item Details
SUMMARY

VisionMaker is a web-based database and mapping tool for vision sharing. Registered users can use it to draw community land cover plan within Manhattan area with given LULC palette, and calculate environmental footprint and ecosystem services of the drawn scenario LULC. The palette includes 80 LULC types under 5 categories (Buildings, Nature, Transportation, Other, Modifiers)

INPUT - REQUIRED None
INPUT - OPTIONAL Spatial: proposed landcover, directly paint within the web app Non-spatial: scenario categories in terms of lifestyle and climate
OUTPUT
HOW ARE SCENARIOS DECIDED?

Non-spatial: Select from given categories of lifestyle and climate change scenario

Spatial: User draw on the map with given LULC classes.

COST Free
FORM Web application
CAN I ALTER THE MODEL? No
SCALE/RESOLUTION Manhattan Area / 10m
REQUIRE GIS TOOL TO RUN THE MODEL? No
LINK Click here
TAGS Drawing; Urban; Local