Case Study

Google Tools Overview

  Maps and geotools:

Fusion Tables

Google Maps

Map Maker (not currently enabled for South Africa)

Earth Engine (you must sign up to be a Trusted Tester to access data catalog and conduct analyses)

Timelapse (run on the Earth Engine Platform)


Picasa Web Albums (use the online program, don't download Picasa to manage photos on your computer)


 Documents, Slides, Spreadsheets, Database:

Google Drive (in addition to Google Docs and Microsoft Office files you can store many other types of files such as My Maps, PDF and KML in Drive folders)

 Websites for disseminating results:

 Discussion Forum for coordinating project:

Google Groups